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KinderCare Learning Center #000540
8604 Pohick Road
Springfield, VA 22153
(703) 455-7322

Current Inspector: Mahrukh Aziz (571) 835-4718

Inspection Date: Feb. 6, 2019

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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
63.2 Facilities & Programs.

Technical Assistance:
Technical assistance was provided regarding emergency supplies for infants.

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection was conducted from 10:00 am-12:45pm. 68 children were in care with 11 staff members present. Children were observed playing outdoors, getting bottle fed, taking potty breaks and washing hands before lunch. The lunch menu included fried rice, peas, carrots, applesauce and milk. Positive staff to children interactions were observed. 5 staff and 5 children's records, emergency plan, emergency supplies and drill records were reviewed. Areas of non-compliance are identified in the violation notice. Please contact me if you have any questions at mahrukh.aziz@dss.virginia.gov or 571-835-4718.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-130-B
Description: Based on record review, the center did not obtain documentation of additional immunizations once every six months for children under the age of two years. Evidence: Child # 2's (age 22 months) most recent immunization records were obtained in May 2018. Additional immunizations records were not obtained after 6 months.

Plan of Correction: I will ask the parent to bring in updated shot records.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-140-A
Description: Based on record review, the center did not obtain a physical exam within 30 days of a child's enrollment day. Evidence: 1. Child # 1 first day of enrollment was listed 9/10/18. 2. Child # 1's physical exam was dated 2/4/19. A physical was not obtained within 30 days of the first day of enrollment.

Plan of Correction: We will obtain physical exams within the required time.

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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