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Duminda Athapaththu
2921 Sayre Road
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 407-4888

Current Inspector: Kara Wright (703) 537-6241

Inspection Date: March 23, 2018

Complaint Related: Yes

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Administration
22VAC40-111 Personnel
22VAC40-111 Caregiver Training
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Medication Administration
63.2 Child Abuse and Neglect
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies
VENDHOM-000 Special Services

Technical Assistance:
Discussion held with provider today that the family day home is required to request their own background checks. Background checks conducted by entities other than the provider do not transfer to the facility. Discussion held with provider that the provider is must also act as the primary caregiver.

Comments:
A complaint investigation was initiated on March 23, 2018 with another local agency and ended on April, 10 2018 regarding injuries sustained to a child. Interviews were conducted, and documentation. There was not a preponderance of evidence to support the allegation regarding supervision; however, the complaint was deemed not valid with regard to supervision of children. Non related violations are identified in the Violation Notice.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-111-750-B
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on observation, not all topical ointments were kept in a location inaccessible to children. Evidence: A jar of skin scream was observed stored on an open shelf on the changing table in the childcare area.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-100-A
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, the provider did not obtain documentation of a physical examination by or under the direction of a physician prior to a child's attendance or within 30 days after the first day of attendance. Evidence: Child 1's record did not contain documentation of a physical examination within 30 days after the first day of attendance.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-50-A
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, the family day home did not keep a written record of children in attendance each day. Evidence: The last date attendance was taken was on 3/8/2018.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-60-B
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, two children's records reviewed were incomplete. Evidence: The record for Child 4 and Child 7 did not contain addresses for of two designated persons to contact in case of an emergency if the parent cannot be reached.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-200-A
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, the provider did not orient the assistant provider by the end of their first week of assuming job responsibilities. Evidence: Staff 2 and 3''s record did not contain a record of orientation.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-540-A
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on observation, infant seat were not used according to the manufacturer's instructions and when occupied by a child. Evidence: A safety strap was not used to secure an infant occupying an infant seat.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 22VAC40-191-60-B
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, the provider did not deny employment to an employee who has not completed a sworn statement or affirmation. Evidence: Staff 3 is a current employee of the family day home and does not have a completed sworn statement or affirmation on file.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 63.2-1720.1-A
Complaint related: No
Description: Based on record review, not all employees supervising children have undergone a national criminal record check prior to employment. Evidence: Staff 3 is employed by the family day home and does not have the results from a national criminal record check on file.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

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.

Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

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