Citations at F Tag 454 – 42 CFR §483.70 Physical Environment, §483.70(a) Life Safety from Fire
• Citations at F Tag 454 no longer apply: The regulations at §483.70(a) are covered by the Life Safety Code (LSC) requirements
and all citations under these regulations should be made under the appropriate LSC K Tags.
• Systems Changes: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), has deleted F Tag 454 from our Automated Survey Processing
Environment (ASPEN) system.