Wilkes Regional Medical Center Sn

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
NC State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
NC Deficiencies Range 1–15
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

July 16, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
8/16/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
8/16/2013

September 26, 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
11/2/2012
A properly installed medical gas master alarm panel.
Low
Few
11/2/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
11/2/2012

September 14, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
9/27/2011
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
9/27/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
9/27/2011

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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