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Emmanuel Lutheran Preschool
2589 Chain Bridge Road
Vienna, VA 22181
(703) 938-6187

Current Inspector: Jessica Willis (571) 352-1453

Inspection Date: Jan. 29, 2021

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

Comments:
This inspection was conducted by licensing staff using an alternate remote protocol, necessary due to a state of emergency health pandemic declared by the Governor of Virginia.

A renewal inspection was initiated on 1/29/2021 and concluded on 1/29/2021. The director was contacted by telephone to initiate the inspection and the inspection was completed virtually using FaceTime. There were 16 children present and 7 staff. The Inspector reviewed 2 children?s records, 2 staff records, and background checks for all agents, submitted by the facility to ensure documentation was complete. Information gathered during the inspection determined non-compliance with applicable standards or law and violations were documented on the violation notice issued to the facility.

The Licensing Inspector has reviewed with the provider COVID-19 Essential Guidance for Child Care programs.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-191-40-D-1-A
Description: Based on record review and staff interview, the center did not obtain a sworn statement or affirmation and central registry check for one agent.

Evidence:
1. There is no documentation of a sworn statement or affirmation and VA central registry check in the record for Agent #1.
2. Staff stated Agent #1 has been in their position for more than 30 days, but the exact start date was unknown at the time of the inspection.

Plan of Correction: The center sent information and instructions to the Agent regarding forms/checks needed. The center will provide documentation to the Department that the sworn disclosure form was completed and documentation that the central registry check request was sent within 10 business days.

Standard #: 63.2(17)-1721.1-B-2
Description: Based on record review and staff interview, the center did not obtain a fingerprint-based criminal background check for one agent.

Evidence:
1. There is no documentation of a fingerprint-based criminal background check in the record for Agent #1.
2. Staff stated Agent #1 has been in their position for more than 30 days, but the exact start date was unknown at the time of the inspection.

Plan of Correction: The center sent information and instructions to the Agent regarding forms/checks needed. The center will provide documentation to the Department that an appointment was scheduled for fingerprinting within 10 business days.

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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