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Paul Dzurinda


Service Line Leader, Health Care Life Safety Code Assessment Service

Areas of Expertise

Code Review + Compliance
ADA + Accessibility Codes
Healthcare Planning + Design
Healthcare Life Safety Code Compliance
Healthcare Life Safety


Paul is the Health Care Life Safety Code Assessment (LSCA) Service Line Leader and a Senior Consultant, specializing in codes/standards compliance within the healthcare industry. Throughout his career, he has performed numerous LSCAs within the entire spectrum of healthcare-related occupancies including large multi-facility medical centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and medical office buildings.

He has participated in surveys conducted by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), The Joint Commission (TJC), and various State and Local Authorities Having Jurisdiction. Through his knowledge and experience, he is able to provide realistic consultation and offer solutions relative to survey preparation, facility tours, documentation review, management of deficiencies, and post-survey follow-up, including remediation plan implementation and report development.

Education / Certifications
  • M.S., Environmental Studies, Cleveland State University
  • B.S., Biology & Environmental Studies, Ohio Northern University
  • Certified Fire Protection Specialist, NFPA
  • Certified Healthcare Safety Professional
  • Member, American Society for Healthcare Engineering
  • Member, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Member, NFPA Healthcare Codes & Standards Review Committee