Arlington Montessori House
3809 and 3813 N. Washington Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201
Current Inspector: Tanya Johnson (571) 423-6392
Inspection Date: April 25, 2017
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
Today an unannounced monitoring visit was conducted with the Center Director. This visit took place in the morning between 9:15-11:30am. There were 48 children between both buildings. The children were observed actively engaged in self-selected activities such as counting, snack, reading books, math, practicing handwriting. Positive interactions were observed during this inspection. A complete inspection of the physical plant, children records, fire drill log, medications and emergency procedures were observed during this inspection. If you have any questions, please e-mail me at Mayasah.Thomas@dss.virginia.gov
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B Description: Based on observation of the physical plant, cleaning materials were found unlocked and accessible to children. Evidence: In building #2, disinfectant wipes and spray were found on a shelf in the bathroom unlocked and accessible to children. Plan of Correction: Center Director immediately removed it during this inspection & placed in a locked cabinet.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-D Description: Based on observation of the medication authorization forms, one form was found beyond the effective date. Evidence: One emergency medication authorization form was found beyond the expiration date (10/16). Plan of Correction: Center Director stated that the parent was notified to pick up the medication and submit an updated authorization form however they are currently awaiting parents pick-up and a new form.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-N Description: Based on observation of the medications on-site, medications were found on-site beyond the designated 14 days to be returned to parent or disposed. Evidence: Two emergency medications (epi-pen) were found beyond the expiration date and the 14 days to be returned to parent or discarded (2/17 &10/16). Plan of Correction: Center Director stated that the parent was notified to pick up one of the medications however they are currently awaiting pick-up. The parent of the other medication will be notified today.
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