First United Methodist Church Preschool of Marion
115 South Church Street
Marion, VA 24354
Current Inspector: Katie Gifford (276) 698-9981
Inspection Date: Nov. 9, 2021
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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2 Facilities & Programs.
An unannounced nonmandated monitoring inspection was conducted between 12:15 and 1:45 p.m. There were two staff supervising the children. There were 8 preschool age children present. The inspector reviewed compliance in the areas of administration, physical plant including the playground, staffing and supervision, programming, medication, special care and emergencies and nutrition. A total of two child records and two staff records were reviewed. New requirements became effective on 10/13/21. The facility has not fully complied with the following requirement; 8VAC20-780-240: The following needs to be included in orientation prior to the staff member working alone with children and no later than seven days of the date of assuming job responsibilities: Prevention of sudden infant death syndrome and use of safe sleep practices; Prevention of shaken baby syndrome and abusive head trauma, including procedure to cope with crying babies or distraught children. Prevention of and response to emergencies due to food and other allergic reactions including: Recognizing the symptoms of an allergic reaction; Responding to allergic reaction; Preventing exposure to the specific food and other substances to which the child is allergic; and D. Preventing cross contamination; The facility is to review the new requirements and work with their assigned inspector to ensure future compliance.
The information gathered during the inspection determined no violations with applicable standards or law. No violations were issued.
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