Avalon West Health & Rehabilitation

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 13
UT State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
UT Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

February 28, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
4/26/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
4/26/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
4/26/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Some
4/26/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
4/26/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
4/26/2013
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Few
4/26/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
4/26/2013

December 14, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
2/4/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Many
2/4/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
2/4/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
2/4/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/4/2011

October 15, 2009 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
11/30/2009
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
11/30/2009
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
11/30/2009
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
11/30/2009

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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