Honeytree Early Learning Center - South Roanoke
628 Townside Road SW
Roanoke, VA 24014
Current Inspector: Nicole Scott (804) 588-2372
Inspection Date: April 18, 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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
32.1 Report by person other than physician
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
63.2 Facilities & Programs.
The licensing inspector conducted an unannounced monitoring inspection, at which play groups, activities, outdoor time, personal hygiene, and lunch time were observed. Children were observed; and staff and children files and other documentation were reviewed. Thirty-seven (37) children, aged 6 years-11 years, were found to be in care with 3 staff and administrative staff. One grouping of children left to participate in a field trip during the inspection. Please contact me if you need further assistance. Thank you for your cooperation. This inspection began at 9:10am and concluded at 1:10pm.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-160-A Description: Based on review of staff records the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required related to staff TB/PPD tests. Evidence: Staff record #5, hire date 11/1/18, did not have a TB/PPD test or screening on file as required. The allowed time frame to obtain this has since expired. Plan of Correction: A copy will be obtained and placed within the file for compliance. Staff records will be reviewed for compliance and updated as needed.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A Description: Based on review of children records the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required related to required information. Evidence: The record for child #5 did not have the fathers contact information or health problems addressed as required. Plan of Correction: This information will be addressed as required in the file. Files will continue to be reviewed for compliance and updating as needed.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-70-A Description: Based on review of staff records the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to staff information. Evidence: The record of staff #5 did not have proof of education for the position held. Plan of Correction: This information will be obtained and placed in the file. Staff files will continue to be reviewed for compliance and updated as needed.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on review of the playground and the outside physical plant the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to standing water and a cracked slide. Evidence: On the small playground that is not used by the children there was a bucket that had standing water in it. This allows for possible breeding of insects. On the play equipment used by the children the red slide had a cracked area near the base of the slide that would allow for a possible pinching hazard when children exit the slide. Plan of Correction: The standing water was immediately dumped out and the bucket removed from the area. Maintenance was immediately contacted and a request for correction of the crack was submitted.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B Description: Based on review of the classrooms and physical plant the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to locking of hazardous substances. Evidence: In the classroom used by the children there were 2 bottles of cleaning liquid sitting out and not in a locked area as required. One cabinet in the back classroom was unlocked and was storing cleaning products. Plan of Correction: These were immediately removed to a locked area and staff were reminded of the requirement of storage of cleaning products when not immediately in use. The cabinet was immediately locked with the locking device that was present on the cabinet.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B Description: Based on review of resilient surfacing the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required. Evidence: On the playground used by the children the resilient surfacing was approximately 3 inches deep under and around the equipment in the use/fall zones, which does not meet the ASTM resilient surfacing guidelines for the height of the equipment. Plan of Correction: A maintenance request was submitted during the inspection for more resilient surfacing to be ordered, delivered, and spread for compliance.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-500-A Description: Based on review of lunch time the facility failed to maintain compliance with this standard as required relating to hand washing. Evidence: The children did not was their hands after eating lunch as required. Plan of Correction: Staff will be reminded of the requirements for hand washing.
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