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Golden Care Child Care Center
1820 W Queen Street
Hampton, VA 23666
(757) 224-5664

Current Inspector: Christine Mahan (757) 404-0568

Inspection Date: Oct. 21, 2014

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)

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted on October 21, 2014 from approximately 9:30 AM to 11:50 PM. Three staff were present with thirteen children. Additional staff were on site for administrative and kitchen duties. Children were observed during circle time, table activities, free play and snack. Three children?s records and three staff records were reviewed on this date. Licensing Inspector reviewed supervision, activities, equipment, diapering procedures, hand washing procedures, nutrition, special feedings, injury report documentation, medication, children and staff records, emergency evacuation and shelter-in-place drill documentation, fire and health inspection reports, liability insurance coverage, emergency supplies and required postings. Please complete the columns for ?description of action to be taken? and ?date to be corrected? for each violation cited on the violation notice, and then return a signed copy to the licensing office within 10 calendar days of receipt. If you have any questions, contact your licensing inspector at (757) 247-8071.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-150-B
Description: Based on review, facility did not ensure 1 of 3 children's records have physical examinations and immunizations signed by a physician, designee or official of a local health department. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, the record for child #2 (start date 6/2/2014) did not have a signature of the physician, designee or official of health department on the physical and immunization record.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A
Description: Based on review, facility did not ensure 1 of 3 children's records has documentation of required information. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, the record for child #2 (start date 6/2/2014) did not have documentation of parents' employment information and any known allergies.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, facility did not ensure areas and equipment of the center are maintained in a clean, safe and operable manner. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, Licensing Inspector observed the following: 1. There are 14 napping mats in the preschool room that are torn at the seam leaving exposed foam padding. 2. There is a portion of the carpet outside the entrance to the preschool room as well as in the front large room that has rolled and now presents a tripping hazard. 3. There is a vent in the floor in the school age room that has been pushed down into the floor causing the floor to be uneven and creating a tripping hazard. 4. The hand rail for the steps leading upstairs to the school age room is not securely attached to the wall. 5. The vent cover in the floor of the children's front bathroom is rusted with peeling paint. 6. The vinyl flooring is peeling away from the door seam between the kitchen and large front room causing a tripping hazard.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observation, facility did not ensure hazardous chemicals are kept locked. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, Licensing Inspector observed bleach/water solution and hand sanitizer labeled "warnings...keep out of reach of children" in an open cabinet in the "Pre-Toddlers" room.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-290-3
Description: Based on observation, facility did not ensure electrical outlets have protective covers when accessed by children preschool age and younger. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, Licensing Inspector observed 2 outlets uncapped in the "Pre-Toddlers" room.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B
Description: Based on observation, facility did not ensure there is adequate resilient surfacing in the fall zones under and around climbing equipment and equipment with moving parts on the outside playground. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, Licensing Inspector observed the following: 1. A plastic little tikes climber was located 2' from the fence when there should be at least 6'. There was 2" depth of mulch under and around the climber. 2. There was less than 1" of resilient surfacing depth at the foot of the short slide on the large composite piece of play equipment. There was 4" depth of mulch at the foot of the tall slide on the same piece of equipment.

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

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-340-D
Description: Based on observation and review, facility did not ensure 1 of 3 groups of children have a staff member regularly present who is program lead qualified. Evidence: On October 21, 2014, there was not a lead qualified individual working in the "Pre-Toddlers" room. Staff #2 was observed working in the room during the inspection and review of her record indicated she is an aide. She is not lead qualified.

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.

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