Easter Seals Child Development Center of Northern Virginia
300 Hunton Avenue
Falls church, VA 22046
Current Inspector: Ariel Hayes (804) 629-7124
Inspection Date: Aug. 26, 2022
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
8VAC20-780 Staff Qualifications and Training.
8VAC20-780 Physical Plant.
8VAC20-780 Staffing and Supervision.
8VAC20-780 Special Care Provisions and Emergencies
8VAC20-820 THE LICENSE.
8VAC20-820 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
8VAC20-770 Background Checks (8VAC20-770)
20 Access to minor?s records
22.1 Background Checks Code, Carbon Monoxide
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
A renewal inspection was conducted on 8/26/2022. There were a total of 45 children with 14 staff members present. Children were observed during nap time, and the infants were observed engaging in tummy time and floor play with their providers . The inspector reviewed compliance in the areas of administration, physical plant, staffing and supervision, programming, medication, special care and emergencies and nutrition. A total of 5 child records and 4 staff records were reviewed. Information gathered during the inspection determined non-compliance with applicable standards or law and violations were documented on the violation notice issued to the program. Please contact me if you have any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-629-7124.
Standard #: 22.1-289.035-B-2 Description: Based on a review of staff records, they did not have fingerprints on file prior to the employee starting.
Staff #1 (Date of hire 8/4/2022) had fingerprint results dated 8/11/2022.
Plan of Correction: We will get fingerprint results before letting employees begin work.
Standard #: 22.1-289.035-B-4 Description: Based on a review of records, they did not have a sex offender check for any state the individual has resided in the preceding five years.
Staff #1 did not have a sex offender check on file for states previously resided in.
Plan of Correction: We ran the sex offender check on the DOJ website.
Standard #: 8VAC20-780-160-A Description: Based on a review of staff records, each staff member did not submit documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening completed within the last 30 calendar days of the date of employment.
Staff #2 (date of hire 7/18/2022) had a tuberculosis test dated 5/28/2022.
Plan of Correction: Employees will get their TB test within 30 days of being hired.
Standard #: 8VAC20-780-70 Description: Based on a review of staff records, documentation that two or more references as to character and reputation as well as competency were not checked
3 of 3 staff files did not have references on file during the inspection.
Plan of Correction: We will get references before employees start.
Standard #: 8VAC20-780-240-B Description: Based on a review of staff records, staff did not have documented orientation training within seven days of assuming job responsibilities.
Staff #3 did not have documentation of orientation in their file during the inspection.
Plan of Correction: We will document orientation when employees complete it.
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.
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