As required under the Fixing Long-Term Care Act, LaPointe-Fisher Nursing Home has a number of plans addressing emergencies that may impact the home.
These plans include, but are not limited to the following emergencies:
- Community disasters
- Violent outbursts
- Bomb threats
- Medical emergencies
- Chemical spills
- Situations involving a missing person
- Loss of one or more essential services
- Gas leaks
- Natural disasters and extreme weather events
- Boil water advisories
- Outbreaks of a communicable disease/outbreaks of a disease of public health significance
Our emergency plans are evaluated and updated at least annually, as well as within 30 days of an emergency being declared over, after each instance that an emergency plan has been activated, in collaboration with entities that were involved in the emergency response.
Please note, some sections of the emergency plans are blacked out or redacted for confidentiality purposes.
You can download a copy of our emergency plans using the following link: Website Emergency Preparedness