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5 edition of 2000 Life Safety Code Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities found in the catalog.

2000 Life Safety Code Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities

Jennifer L. Holloman

2000 Life Safety Code Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities

by Jennifer L. Holloman

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Published by Opus Communications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospital Administration,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Administration,
  • Fire Science,
  • Education & Training

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSpiral-bound
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8753911M
    ISBN 101578392322
    ISBN 109781578392322
    OCLC/WorldCa55848067

    The publication Life Safety Code, known as NFPA , is a consensus standard widely adopted in the United States. It is administered, trademarked, copyrighted, and published by the National Fire Protection Association and, like many NFPA documents, is systematically revised on a three-year cycle.. Despite its title, the standard is not a legal code, is not published as an instrument of law. Phone Toll-free. Information on this website is available in alternative formats upon request.

    Ascellon offers expertise in Life Safety Code consulting, training and inspection services as they apply to healthcare facilities, specifically those that provide services, treatment and occupancy for nursing home residents. Our areas of expertise include NFPA ® Code for . The Joint Commission requirements regarding the Life Safety Code are found in the Life Safety (LS) chapter of standards manuals. The LS chapter applies to any organization or part of an organization that is considered a health care, ambulatory care, or residential occupancy.

    Life Safety Code Life Safety and Environment of Care - Document List and Review Tool Documentation required by the Hospital and Critical Access Hospital accreditation programs for Life Safety (LS) and selected Environment of Care (EC) standards is presented in the . The NFPA Health Care Facilities Code provides performance criteria for health care facilities, where it is the risk posed to patients and staff, not the type of building, that defines safety guidelines. Construction Book Express carries the latest NFPA 99 code and handbook.


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