Great Bridge Children's Center
253 Fresno Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Current Inspector: Kimberly Sampson (757) 354-7307
Inspection Date: March 15, 2019
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.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
22VAC40-80 HEARINGS PROCEDURES.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
32.1 Report by person other than physician
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
63.2(17) License & Registration Procedures
63.2 Facilities & Programs.
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted from 8:00am-10:15am. Upon arrival there were 42 children with 9 staff present. A sample of 3 new staff records were reviewed and the playground was inspected. Children were observed watching a movie and during circle time. Infants were observed being rocked and sleeping in cribs.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on observation the center did not ensure all areas and equipment of the center, inside and outside were maintained in a safe condition. Evidence: 1. One of the outside wooden doors to the 4 year-old white building had peeling paint and the wood was deteriorating at it's base. The stepping stones in front of the other door were loose when stepped-on. 2. The outside pathway between the classroom buildings that children and staff use to get to the playground had broken shingles that had sharp and jagged edges. 3. The school-age room had peeling paint on the wall next to the toilet paper dispenser. 4. The school-age room had peeling floor tile next to the door. 5. The swing set- had a link holding the chain to the structure that was open about 1/4 of an inch. Plan of Correction: The following corrective action was provided during the exit interview: All of these areas will be repaired within 45 days. The director will send pictures to the inspector as they are each fixed.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B Description: Based on observation the center did not ensure where playground equipment is provided, resilient surfacing shall comply with minimum safety standards when tested in accordance with the procedures described in the American Society for Testing and Materials standard F1292-99. Evidence: 1. On the playground there were 2 uneven bars that did not have any resilient surfacing. The owner stated the children use the bars for climbing and flipping. The swing set and the 2 Little Tykes slides had 2" of resilient surfacing in the fall zones. Six inches is required. Plan of Correction: The following corrective action was provided during the exit interview: The program director has mulch on order, however due to the rain it was not able to be delivered. The director will notify the inspector as soon as it is delivered.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-570-E Description: Based on observation the center did not ensure prepared infant formula was dated and labeled with the child's name. Evidence: In the refrigerator there was a baby's bottle with prepared formula that was not labeled. Plan of Correction: The following corrective action was provided during the exit interview: The staff member forgot to label the bottle this morning. It was done during the inspection.
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