Swimming Pool / Spa
Inspection Report

Linn County Public Health
1020 - 6th Street SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Phone: (319) 892-6000 Fax: (319) 892-6099
E-mail: health@linncounty.org
  Facility Name: Hampton Inn Cedar Rapids
Address: 3265 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404
Person Contacted: Curtis Stephensen
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-069-100 \ SP57-069-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-069-100 SP57-069-101
Area (ft.): 438 67
Volume (Sq. ft.): 11900 1050
Filter Type: Sand Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 8 3.4
ORP: 800 802
Pool: 1-8ppm, ORP 700-880 mV
If less than 0.6ppm or greater than 8.0ppm = closure
Spa: 2-8 ppm ORP 700-880 mV
If less than 1.0ppm or greater than 8.0ppm = closure
Chlorine (Total): 9 4
Chlorine (Combined): 1 .6
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.4 7.6
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 80 70
Calcium Hardness: 120 120


Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-069-100 SP57-069-101
Temperature (F): 100
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine Chlorine

Smoke Free Air Act
1. Facility in compliance with smoking ban?
( If no, complete complaint form )

Notes: Facility indicates the spa will be decommissioned and filled in in the next two months.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(6) 24
Spa: 15:51(5)e(8) 17
  Comment: Monthly testing of outlets for GFCI not being recorded in operational records.
  Item: Monthly ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) shall be included in Operational Records
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Comment: No emergency plan review available during inspection. All employees working with the pool or at the front desk during pool operation hours shall review the emergency plan and sign off on this review annually.
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(6)k 25
Spa: 15.51(5)i 18
  Comment: No annual review of MSD sheets for chemicals used in the pool operation not available for review at time of inspection.
  Item: Copies of MSDS sheets shall be available for employee review. Each member of staff shall review MSDS annually.
4) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)m(2) 22
Spa: 15.51(4)j(4) 16
  Comment: One pool light not functioning at time of inspection. Replacement is on-site and awaiting installation.
  Item: Lighting shall be used for pool/spa so that all portions including main drain can be seen, and shall be in working order.
  Name   Date
Inspector: Inspection:
Report Received By: Received:
Reviewed By: Reviewed:

These items must be corrected as soon as possible in order to comply with the Iowa Department of Public Health Swimming Pool and Spa Rules. A letter regarding the actions which will be taken in order to correct all deficiencies must be submitted within 30 days to this office. If for any reason you take issue with any of the items cited regarding swimming pool rules, a variance can be requested by following the instructions in the Iowa Department of Public Health Swimming Pools manual, amended July 8th, 2009, page 57, section 641-15.7 (135I). Variance requests regarding spa rules must be made in compliance with the instructions in the Iowa Department of Public Health Spa manual, revised July 8th, 2009, page 32, section 641-15.7 (135I).