Cedars Health Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 4
MS State Average: 2
U.S. Average: 4
MS Deficiencies Range 1–7
Updated April 12, 2014.

How well this home met National Fire Protection Agency standards in the most recent inspection.

May 01, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
5/31/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
5/22/2013
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Few
5/22/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
5/22/2013

March 27, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Few
5/3/2012

January 19, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
3/6/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
3/1/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
3/6/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
2/11/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
2/11/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
3/6/2011

Note: Because of differences in calculation, all data may not match those shown on Nursing Home Compare, a website run by the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS has approved the U.S. News methodology.

Last updated April 12, 2014.


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