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Giles Health and Family Center Inc
701 WENONAH AVE.
Pearisburg, VA 24134
(540) 921-3024

Current Inspector: Katie Gifford (276) 698-9981

Inspection Date: Feb. 24, 2020

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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2(17) License & Registration Procedures

Comments:
The inspector conducted a mandated monitoring inspection from 1:15 until 2:30 p.m. There were 16 infants and children in care with staff supervising at all times. Children were observed during free play, hand washing, being read to, and diapering. Five children's records were reviewed and five staff records were reviewed. No medications were reported to have being administered. An acknowledgement form was signed by the director; the inspection documents will be sent. Please contact your inspector at 276-698-9981 with any questions.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, the center did not maintain the building inside in a safe condition.
Evidence:
1. The Inspector observed a pool noodle on the indoor slide which is coming apart presenting a choking hazard.

Plan of Correction: The noodle will be replaced today.

Standard #: 63.2(17)-1721.1-B-2
Description: Based on record review and interview, the center did not have fingerprint record checks in the file prior to the 1st day of employment.
Evidence:
1. The inspector reviewed five staff records. Two of five staff records (#2, #3) did not have fingerprint checks completed prior to the first day of employment. They were in the file, but not before the first day of employment.

Plan of Correction: The director now knows that the fingerprints checks have to be completed prior to the first day of employment.

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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