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Gesher JDS Junior Kindergarten and Before/After Care Program
4800 Mattie Moore Court
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 978-9789

Current Inspector: Nancy Radcliffe

Inspection Date: Feb. 5, 2019

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 ADMINISTRATION.
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 PROGRAMS.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
32.1 Report by person other than physician
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
63.2 Facilities & Programs.
22VAC40-665 SPECIAL SERVICES

Technical Assistance:
Technical assistance was provided regarding the renewal application.

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection was conducted today from 12:00pm and 2:30pm. There were 9 children supervised by 2 direct care staff. The physical plant, programming, staff records, children?s records, medications, evacuation drills, injury reports, emergency supplies, and policies were inspected. Children were observed participating in group play, story time and getting ready for nap time. There was an abundance of books, educational supplies and materials, which were found to be developmentally appropriate for the children in care at the time of inspection. There was an adequate number of staff with current certification in MAT, CPR and First Aid, as well as DHO training. Staff-to-child ratios were in compliance. Areas of non-compliance are identified in the Violation Notice. Thank you for your cooperation during this inspection. If you have any questions regarding this inspection, please contact nancy.radcliffe@dss.virginia.gov or all 703-268-3728.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observation, not all hazardous substances were kept in a locked place making them inaccessible to children. Evidence: Cleaning supplies labeled "keep out of reach of children" were located unlocked in the Pre k classroom, making them accessible to children.

Plan of Correction: Corrected during inspection.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-M
Description: Based on review of Incident/Accident reports, the reports do not include all required information. Evidence: The incident/accidents reports do not have documentation of the following: Date and time when parents were notified. Any future action to prevent recurrence of the injury. Staff and parent signature or two staff signatures. Documentation of how parents were notifies.

Plan of Correction: We will add that information to the current form.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-560-G
Description: Based on observation, not all food brought from home was labeled. Evidence: Lunch boxes brought from home, were not labeled with child's name.

Plan of Correction: I will make sure they put the name on all items brought from home.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-560-K
Description: Based on observation and interview with staff, tables are not being cleaned and sanitized before and after use for feeding. Evidence: Tables in the Pre k classroom are being wiped down with a disinfectant wipe. The standards define sanitizing as bring sprayed with a solution of bleach and water and allow to air dry.

Plan of Correction: We will use the spray bleach and water this week.

Disclaimer:
A compliance history is in no way a rating for a facility.

The online compliance history includes only information after July 1, 2003. In addition, the online compliance history includes information regarding adverse actions that may be the subject of a pending appeal. An adverse action is not final until a provider has exhausted or waived all due process rights. For compliance history prior to July 1, 2003, or information regarding the status of pending adverse actions, please contact the Licensing Inspector listed in the facility's information. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is not responsible for any errors in or omissions from the compliance history information.

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