There were approximately 6,240 structure fires in healthcare facilities each year in 2006-2010. Approximately 23% of these fires are in hospitals, 21% are in mental health facilities and 46% are in nursing homes.* Is your facility as safe and compliant as it can be?
Properly maintaining your facility’s life safety systems is crucial to protecting patients, visitors and staff. Do you know all that you need to ensure your facility is safe? Want to know which standards are most cited in the EC and LS Chapters? Which documents should be prepared for The Joint Commission as soon as they arrive? What is the best way to present your material to the Surveyor?
Check out our recent webinar “Managing Life Safety System Testing and Reporting,” featuring Bill Morgan from MSL Healthcare Consulting. In the webinar, Bill shares insight into the standards and best practices for documentation and reporting.
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*Source: “Fires in Healthcare Facilities” by Marty Ahrens, NFPA Fire Analysis and Research Division, November 2012