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Brigitte Howard
1567 S. Pacific Drive
Vinton, VA 24179
(540) 581-4600

Current Inspector: Julia Kimbrough (276) 608-4267

Inspection Date: Dec. 9, 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
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies
54.1-3408 Provider must be MAT certified to administer prescription medication.
63.2 Child abuse and neglect
63.2 Facilities and Programs

Comments:
The licensing inspector conducted an unannounced monitoring inspection, at which play groups, activities, group time, story time, personal hygiene, and lunch time were observed. Children were observed; and staff and children files and other documentation were reviewed. Ten (10) children, aged 8 months-3 years, were found to be in care totaling 24 points with the provider and assistant. Please contact me if you need further assistance. Thank you for your cooperation. This inspection began at 10:40 am and concluded at 12 noon.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-111-700-B
Description: Based on discussions with the provider and review of medications the provider failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to authorization to administer medications.

Evidence:
The authorization of medication for child B had expired as of 9/9/19. The medication was still in the medication box at the time of inspection.

Plan of Correction: The parent will be notified again as to the need to pick up the medication or have a physician fill out a long term use authorization to administer form. If the medication is not picked up within 2 weeks, the medication will be disposed of.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-710
Description: Based on discussions with the provider and review of medications the provider failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to medications being in the original labeled pharmacy container.

Evidence:
The medication for Child B did not have the pharmacy prescription label attached and was not in the pharmacy issued container.

Plan of Correction: The parents will be notified immediately of the need for a pharmacy label, or the need to bring the original box with the label attached.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-920
Description: Based on discussions with the provider and review of items posted the provider failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required related to weekly menu.

Evidence:
There was no menu posted or available for the week as required.

Plan of Correction: The menu will be posted by the end of the day and a new menu will be posted prior to opening each Monday as required.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-180-A
Description: Based on discussions with the provider and review of records the provider failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to renewal of PPD tests.

Evidence:
Staff file #1 did not have a renewed PPD test or screening as required. The one on file had expired as of 11/14/2019.

Plan of Correction: A new PPD test or screening will be obtained as oon as possible and placed in the file for future compliance.

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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