Jackie Withrow Hospital

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
WV State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
WV Deficiencies Range 1–10
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

June 20, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Many
9/5/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
8/15/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
8/15/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Very Low
Many
8/15/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Very Low
Many
8/15/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Very Low
Many
8/15/2013
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Very Low
Many
8/15/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Very Low
Many
8/15/2013

December 02, 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
Many
3/1/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
3/1/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
3/1/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
3/1/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
3/1/2012
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
3/1/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
3/1/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
3/1/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Very Low
Many
3/1/2012
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Very Low
Many
3/1/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2012
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Some
3/1/2012

July 09, 2009 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Very Low
Many
8/31/2009
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
8/31/2009
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Very Low
Many
10/6/2009
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
8/31/2009
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Very Low
Many
8/1/2009
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Very Low
Many
10/6/2009
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Very Low
Many
10/31/2009
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Very Low
Some
9/15/2009
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Very Low
Some
8/31/2009

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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