Life Care Center of Tullahoma

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 2
TN State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
TN Deficiencies Range 1–14
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

May 20, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
5/27/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
6/27/2013

September 12, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
9/27/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
9/27/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/27/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
9/27/2011
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
9/27/2011

August 02, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
8/19/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
8/20/2010
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
8/20/2010

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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