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Smiles & Giggles Learning Center Incorporated
132 Fox Hill Road
Hampton, VA 23669
(757) 851-3030

Current Inspector: Christine Mahan (757) 404-0568

Inspection Date: Oct. 30, 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.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Comments:
An Unannounced Renewal Inspection was conducted on October 30, 2018. Upon entrance there were 13 children in care and 4 staff present with children. The inspection began at approximately 8:20 am and ended at 11:10 am. The record review sample consisted of 4 staff records and the background checks for the owner. There are no medications being administered at the center. The results of the inspection were reviewed with the center director. Areas of non-compliance are noted on the violation notice. Please contact the licensing inspector with any questions (757) 404-0568.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A
Description: Based on record review of 5 children's records and staff interviews, licensee did not ensure to maintain and keep at the center a separate record for each child enrolled which shall contains all information. Evidence: On October 30, 2018, the following records were reviewed and determined incomplete; 1) The record for child #1did not include the house number for the emergency contact. 2) The record for child #3 did not include the employment location or phone number for one parent listed. 3) The record for child #4 did not include the employment phone number for one parent listed or a second emergency contact name, home address or phone number.

Plan of Correction: The center director will have parents update the records.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observation, licensee did not ensure hazardous substances such as cleaning materials, insecticides, and pesticides shall be kept in a locked place using a safe locking method that prevents access by children. Evidence: On October 30, 2018, in the following areas chemicals were observed in unlocked cabinets. 1) In the fours room there was a cabinet with 1 container of sanitizer (bleach/water), disinfectant cleaner and glass cleaner. 2) In the toddler room there was a cabinet with 1 container of sanitizer (bleach/water), disinfectant cleaner and room deodorizer. The glass cleaner and room deodorizer were labeled "keep out of reach of children", and at least one of the other statements 'flammable", "danger" and "hazardous".

Plan of Correction: The center director will lock the chemicals.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-570-A
Description: Based on observation and staff interviews, licensee did not ensure when a child is placed in an infant seat or high chair, the protective belt shall be fastened securely. Evidence: On October 30, 2018, child #1 was observed sitting in a highchair with a blue cover without a safety strap.

Plan of Correction: The center director removed the chair during the inspection.

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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