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American Day School #2
501 N. Henry Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 837-0237

Current Inspector: Lisa Hudson (571) 389-2459

Inspection Date: Oct. 24, 2018

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.
63.2 Child Abuse and Neglect
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
As a reminder please label both medication bottles and caps with child's name and date, in case the medication cap is missing.

Comments:
Unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted this date. A total of 24 children with 10 staff present during the inspection. Observation of the entire center was made today. Children were observed playing on a large colorful padded mat with foam steps to climb on to enhance gross motor skills. In the infant I class, staff observed holding children, playing with rattles and colorful shapes and encouraging tummy time. Hand washing and diapering procedures were observed. Sanitation of tables and food trays was also observed. All cribs inspected. All medication on site was inspected and authorizations were complete. A nice transition from play time to lunch time was made. Children observed having hands washed prior to lunch. Lunch today was hamburger, potatoes and pineapple. A total of 5 children's records and 5 staff records were reviewed today and found complete. Thank you for your cooperation today. Please email me at: lisa.hudson@dss.virginia.gov with questions. This inspection began at 10:20am and ended at 1:15pm.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-500-B
Description: Based on observation of the Infant 1 and Infant 2 diapering area, both were found non-absorbent. Evidence: The diaper surface in the Infant 1 classroom had a crack on the side of the diapering surface. The diaper surface in the Crib area has a hole in the left side corner. Both these surfaces are no longer absorbent.

Plan of Correction: We will order new surfaces today. Protective paper will be used in the interim.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-560-I
Description: Based on observation of the food prep area, food was determined no longer sanitary. Evidence: Oatmeal was found on shelving with an expiration date of 8/30/2018.

Plan of Correction: This oatmeal was disposed of immediately.

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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