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Bright Mind Preschool
322 N. Alfred Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 928-0591

Current Inspector: Stephanie Salvatori (571) 389-0980

Inspection Date: Oct. 28, 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.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.

Technical Assistance:
Discussed documents needed to add a new room to the License.

Comments:
A mandated Renewal inspection was conducted today. There were 23 children present with 5 staff. Children were observed painting their names with feathers, coloring and making Rainbow Fish, playing with trucks, washing hands, toileting, having lunch, setting up for nap, and sleeping. Reviewed 3 children's files, 4 staff files, Fire and Health inspections, emergency evacuation supplies and log, medications and authorizations, attendance, menu, and physical plant. Violations of the Standards are recorded on the Violation Notice. Should you have any questions regarding this inspection, please contact Georganne Buccine (georganne.buccine@dss.virginia.gov)

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A
Description: Based on record review, children's files are incomplete.
Evidence:
1. Child#2 (start date 8/19/19) did not have documentation of the name, address, and phone number of two designated people to call in an emergency if a parent cannot be reached.
2. Child#3 (start date 10/24/19) did not have Center's blanket permission slips for trips to the playground, library, etc.
3. Child#3 did not have sunscreen permission slip.

Plan of Correction: I will get the information from the parent

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-70-A
Description: Based on record review, staff files were incomplete.
Evidence:
1. Staff#4 (start date 8/29/19) did not have documentation of the address for 1 emergency contact.

Plan of Correction: Corrected at time of visit by Staff completing the form.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-240-A
Description: Based on record review, staff did not receive orientation training by the end of their first day of assuming job responsibilities.
Evidence:
1.Staff#1 (start date 8/12/19) did not have documentation of Playground Safety training.
2. Staff#4 (start date 8/29/19) did not have documentation of completing the Center's Orientation training.

Plan of Correction: I will make sure forms are filled out completely

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. To find programs participating in Virginia Quality, click here.

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