Catherine Short talks with Stan Szpytek, President of Fire and Life Safety, Inc. about “Fire & Life Safety Compliance: Trends & Topics in Health Care Facilities.” On this episode, new requirements, trends and best practices will be reviewed to help providers understand the critical importance of a safe and compliant environment of care. We will review specific code requirements (NFPA 101 and 99) that apply to regulated health care facilities by CMS and other authorities having jurisdiction, highlight new code requirements that are now being enforced by CMS including annual Fire Door Assembly Inspection and the NFPA 99 Risk Assessment. process, and motivate and educate listeners to understand the critical importance of life safety compliance in regulated health care facilities and strategies for survey success.