Avante at Wilkesboro

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
NC State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
NC Deficiencies Range 1–15
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

January 07, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
2/21/2014
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
2/21/2014
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/21/2014
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
2/21/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/21/2014
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
2/21/2014

November 15, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
A separate and independent backup electrical power source.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
12/30/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
12/30/2012

December 08, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
12/15/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
12/15/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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