Highlands Cashiers Hospital IN

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
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.

February 13, 2013 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
Few
3/1/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
4/3/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
3/1/2013
The appropriate emergency electrical system.
Low
Few
3/1/2013

January 05, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
At least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Low
Many
2/19/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
2/19/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/19/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/19/2012

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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