Life Safety Code

Life Safety Code

Link to CMS Survey and Certification memoranda, guidance, clarifications and instructions to State Survey Agencies

Link to online certification courses from NFPA

NFPA Codes and Standards

Adoption of the 2000 Edition of the Life Safety Code (Adobe PDF)

Most frequently cited Life Safety Code deficiencies (Adobe PDF)

Documentation needed for surveys - Health Care (Adobe PDF)

Documentation needed for surveys - Basic Care (Adobe PDF)


Plan of Correction

Plan of Correction (Adobe PDF)


Health Facilities LSC Documentation

How to read your Life Safety Code Survey Report (PDF format)