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Ms. Deanna Southern
41 Winding Way Road
Boones mill, VA 24065
(540) 334-5437

Current Inspector: Jensen Mellnick (540) 309-2051

Inspection Date: Oct. 10, 2019

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Administration
22VAC40-111 Personnel
22VAC40-111 Household Members
22VAC40-111 Physical Health of Caregivers and Household Members
22VAC40-111 Caregiver Training
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Care of Children
22VAC40-111 Preventing the Spread of Disease
22VAC40-111 Medication Administration
22VAC40-111 Emergencies
22VAC40-111 Nutrition
22VAC40-111 Transportation

An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted on 10/10/2019. The inspection began at 9:30 AM and concluded at 12:30 PM. There were eleven children in care with two caregivers with a total of thirty points. During the inspection fine motor activities were observed, shapes and manipulatives were observed, hand-washing practices, and lunchtime. Additionally, the inspector reviewed five children's records, the licensee?s record, the substitute record, and three assistant?s records. The inspector examined the home interior and exterior, emergency supplies, and the outside play area. This provider administers medications and transports children from school to the family day home; therefore the LI reviewed one medication and the provider?s vehicle. There was discussion about children's records, provider records, and the outdoor play area. Please contact your inspector, should you have any questions: Jensen Mellnick (540)309-2051.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-140-B-3
Description: Based on record review, the provider failed to ensure that an assistant (4) had a current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), as appropriate to the age of the children in care, from the American Red Cross, American Heart Association, American Safety and Health Institute, or the National Safety Council, or current CPR certification issued within the past two years by a community college, a hospital, a rescue squad, or a fire department.


1. CPR documentation for assistant (4), was dated 08/10/2017 with a two year expiration. The provider verified that the individual (4) did not obtain training for CPR since 08/10/2017.

Plan of Correction: The provider plans to send the employee for CPR training.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-180-A
Description: Based on record review, the provider failed to obtain for each caregiver and adult household member a current Report of Tuberculosis Screening form, in accordance with the requirements in 22 VAC 40-111-170, every two years from the date of the first screening or more frequently as recommended by a physician or the local health department.


1. Staff (3) had a documented report of tuberculosis screening/test of 06/10/2017. When the LI asked the provider (1) if the record (3) had a newer report, provider (1), said that they did not.

Plan of Correction: The provider will obtain a copy of the test and/or get a TB screening or test.

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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