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Benhams Child Development Center
7741 Rich Valley Road
Bristol, VA 24202
(276) 466-9122

Current Inspector: Angela Farmer (276) 608-2283

Inspection Date: March 7, 2019 and March 8, 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(17) License & Registration Procedures

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection was conducted today, 3/7/19. Upon arrival to the center the children were busy cleaning up from center play. The classes then went outside at their appointed times and upon entering the center they began to prepare for lunch. Table sanitizing, hand washing and lunch was also observed. Lunch met USDA requirements and the children had plenty of food if they wanted seconds. Medications were also reviewed. A review of children's records was conducted. A review of staff records was also conducted. Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. Inspection began: 11:30 am and ended 1:20 pm.

Violations:
Standard #: 63.2(17)-1721.1-B-2
Description: Based on review of records the center did not have all board member holding an office submit to fingerprint based national criminal background checks. Evidence: 1. Board officer #1 does not have a current fingerprint based national criminal background check on file.

Plan of Correction: Background checks have been scheduled. The director will monitor all new board officer appointments and ensure that all background checks are completed within the set time frames.

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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