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Natural Steps Child Development Center
64 Toby Way
Palmyra, VA 22963
(434) 589-5891

Current Inspector: Beth Orebaugh (540) 847-9173

Inspection Date:

Complaint Related: No

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-160-A
Description: Based on review/update of six staff records and discussion with staff on November 5, 2018, the program failed to ensure one staff member submitted documentation of a negative tuberculosis (TB) screening no later than 21 days after employment. Evidence: 1. Review of staff #1's record, on this date, determined that a TB screening/exam report was dated more than 21 days after employment. 2. Staff #1 confirmed the date of employment (9/17/2018) and the date of the TB screening/exam report.

Plan of Correction: In the future, TB screenings/exam reports will be obtained no later than 21 days after employment.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-D
Description: Based on review of the emergency evacuation drill log and discussion with staff on November 5, 2018, the program failed to implement a monthly practice evacuation drill in September 2018. Evidence: 1. Review of the emergency evacuation drill log, on this date, determined that a practice drill was not conducted in September 2018. The program began operation on September 17, 2018. 2. Staff #1 verified that an emergency evacuation drill was not conducted in September 2018. The first practice drill was conducted on October 19, 2018.

Plan of Correction: In the future, monthly practice evacuation drills will be implemented.

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.

Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

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