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NORTHERN LIGHT MAYO HOSPITAL 897 WEST MAIN STREET DOVER FOXCROFT, ME 04426 Jan. 10, 2018
VIOLATION: Fire Alarm System - Installation Tag No: K0341
Based on observation and interview by surveyors and on 01/10/2018:

The fire alarm system was in trouble at the fire panel. The trouble is a ground fault somewhere in the system and has been in trouble since the panel was installed in July of 2017.

The pull station in zone 4 Ambulance entrance did not work when pulled.

The Lead Maintenance Engineer and facility electrician were present during this observation