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Little Hokie Hangout
600 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24060
(540) 231-9382

Current Inspector: Katie Gifford (276) 698-9981

Inspection Date: April 8, 2019

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2(17) License & Registration Procedures
63.2 Facilities & Programs.

The inspector conducted an unannounced mandated inspection from 2:15 until 4:00 p.m. There were 6 children in care being supervised at all times. Children were observed painting and playing with magnetic blocks. Five children's records, two parent worker and five staff records were reviewed. No medications are being administered. There were three repeat violations; those and others are identified on the violation notice. Please call your inspector at 276-698-9981 with any questions.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A
Description: Based on record review, the center did not maintain all the required elements for each child enrolled. Evidence: 1. The inspector reviewed five children's records. Five out of five records did not have proof of identification. 2. Child #2 had one emergency contact listed but not two.

Plan of Correction: Staff will check to see if two emergency contacts are listed by the parents. Proof of identification will be documented in the files.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-70-A
Description: Based on record review, the did not have all the required elements for staff records. Evidence: 1. The inspector reviewed six staff records. Four of six staff records (#3,#4, #5, and #6) did not have hire date documented.

Plan of Correction: Date of hire will be documented on the files.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-240-C
Description: Based on record review and interview, staff did not attend the required 16 hours of annual training. Evidence: 1. The inspector reviewed five staff records. Two of five records (#2 and and #3) did not have documentation of 16 hrs. of training. 2. Staff #2 acknowledged the file did not contain the documentation.

Plan of Correction: Staff will see that staff who work directly with children will annually attend 16 hrs. of staff development activities that shall be related to child safety and development and the function of the center.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, the center failed to maintain the outside of the center in a safe condition. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed a loose bolt where the deck meets the slide causing an entanglement hazard.

Plan of Correction: The church was written asking them to repair or replace the loose screw.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observation, there were hazardous substances that were not locked. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed bottles of bleach on a shelf in the office and the doors were open.

Plan of Correction: We moved the bleach to the black top shelf in the supply room. The church has been e-mailed asking to store the bleach and other hazardous materials in the custodial closet.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-540-E
Description: Based on observation and interview, the center did not have a battery-operated radio. Evidence: 1. There was not a radio available to inspect.

Plan of Correction: The director has notified staff of the new location of the radio.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-D
Description: Based on record review, the center did not have documentation for monthly practice drills. Evidence: 1. The inspector reviewed the monthly drills and Nov., Jan., and Feb., did not have documentation of drills. 2. The director stated they had been completed but not documented on the form.

Plan of Correction: The directors will make sure all drills are documented as required.

Standard #: 63.2(17)-1720.1-B-3
Description: Based on record review, the facility failed to ensure that all employees have all required background checks. Evidence: 1. There is no out of state central registry clearance for a parent worker.

Plan of Correction: Contact has been made with the state contact person for this person's central registry clearance.

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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