QA Investigation Results

Pennsylvania Department of Health
Building Inspection Results

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Initial Comments:
Name - 5910 KIRKWOOD STREET, PGH, PA. 15206 Component - 01

Facility ID# 00018701
Component 01
Main Building

Based on a revisit to a Relicensure Survey completed on December 19, 2018, it was determined that Allegheny Reproductive Health Center was not in compliance with the following requirements of the Life Safety Code for an existing ambulatory health care occupancy. Compliance with the National Fire Protection Association's Life Safety Code is required by 28 Pa Code 569.2.

This is a three-story, Type V (000), unprotected wood frame building, with a basement, that is not sprinklered.

Plan of Correction:

28 Pa. Code 569.2 STANDARD
Emergency Lighting

Name - 5910 KIRKWOOD STREET, PGH, PA. 15206 Component - 01
Emergency Lighting
Emergency lighting of at least 1-1/2 hour duration is provided automatically in accordance with 7.9.,, 7.9


Based on observation and interview, it was determined the facility failed to maintain emergency lighting in one instance, on one of four floors.

Findings include:

1. Observation on December 19, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., revealed the battery pack emergency light at the kitchen corridor rear exit, failed to illuminate when the test button was depressed.

Interview with the Facility Director on December 19, 2018, at 11:30 a.m., confirmed the emergency lighting deficiency.

**Note: during the revisit on February 5, 2019 between 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m, item 1 was observed not to be completed.

Plan of Correction:

The defective emergency lighting unit was replaced again on February 6th, 2019 and tested to confirm functioning.