New Direction Childcare & Learning Center, LLC
140 East Belt Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23224
Current Inspector: Kelly Adriazola (804) 662-9760
Inspection Date: Jan. 29, 2018
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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
- Technical Assistance:
Discussed the recent communication regarding fingerprint based background checks for child day programs.
The licensing inspector conducted an unannounced monitoring inspection Monday, January 29, 2018 from 9:45am to 12:45pm. The children were observed playing in learning centers, going over homework, and playing with manipulatives like counting bears and bristle blocks. The infants were observed playing and being feed by their teacher. All classrooms were inspected today. Due to the rainy weather the playground and the facility?s mini buses were not inspected. Five children?s records and five employee records were reviewed during this inspection. Medication is being administered and was reviewed. A sample of eight injury reports were reviewed at this time. The center's first aid kit and emergency supplies were inspected. Last emergency drill: 01/22/2018 Last shelter-in-place drills: 01/22/2018 Last fire inspection: 01/18/2018 Last health inspection: 11/02/2017 Total enrollment today: 36 Today, the following child to staff ratios were observed: Infants-4:1 Toddlers ?5:1 Two's-8:1 Preschool ?12:2 Pre-K-7:1 School Age ? not present The violations from the previous inspections were checked for corrections. There was one repeat violation found during today?s inspection. If you have any questions about this inspection, please contact the licensing inspector, Roshon Casey, at (804) 662-9760.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A Description: Based on a review of children's records on 01/29/2018, the center did not ensure that two of five children's records reviewed did not contain the required information. EVIDENCE: 1. The record of Child #4 did not contain a home address for the father listed. 2. Child #5's record did not contain a work number for the place of employment listed for the child's father. Plan of Correction: Will acquire information by the end of the business day. Will put on enrollment checklist to ensure that all fields are completed when forms are returned.
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