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Angela Branch
4012 Clipper Bay Drive
Chester, VA 23831
(804) 318-6893

Current Inspector: Kelly Adriazola (804) 662-9760

Inspection Date: Oct. 9, 2015

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Administration
22VAC40-111 Personnel
22VAC40-111 Household Members
22VAC40-111 Physical Health of Caregivers and Household Members
22VAC40-111 Caregiver Training
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Care of Children
22VAC40-111 Preventing the Spread of Disease
22VAC40-111 Medication Administration
22VAC40-111 Emergencies
22VAC40-111 Nutrition
22VAC40-111 Transportation
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies

Technical Assistance:
none

Comments:
The licensing inspector conducted an unannounced renewal inspection on from Friday, October 9, 2015 from 1:20pm to 2:20pm. Some children were finishing lunch while others were resting on cots. Lunch consisted of beef noodles, hot dogs, cabbage, bananas, pineapples, and milk. Today, there were six children, totaling 19 points, present with two caregivers. Interviews were held with the caregivers throughout the inspection. The provider does not administer medication. The provider does provide transportation. The provider does not not have pets. Three children?s records, two caregivers? records and one household record were reviewed during the inspection. The violations from the previous inspection in July of 2015 were checked for corrections. There were no repeat violations found during today?s inspection. The provider is currently on a conditional license. If you have any questions about this inspection, please contact the licensing inspector, Roshon Casey, at (804) 662-9760.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-111-100-A
Description: Based on a review of children's records on 10/09/2015, the provider did not ensure one of three records reviewed contained a physical within 30 days of attendance. EVIDENCE: The earliest documentation of a physical exam in the record of Child #1, who started at the family day home on 5/28/2015,is dated 8/25/2015. The provider shall obtain documentation of a physical examination prior to a child's attendance or within 30 days after the first day of attendance.

Plan of Correction: Going forward, will request a physical at the same time as the immunization records, prior to the children starting the family day home.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-520-A
Description: Based on observation and caregiver interview on 10/09/2015, the provider did not ensure that a crib was provided for infants under 12 months of age. EVIDENCE: Child #3 is two months old. There wasn't a crib available for the child to sleep in. According to Caregiver #1, Child #3 rests in a mesh side baby rocker that was provided by the child's parent. Cribs shall be provided for children from birth through 12 months of age.

Plan of Correction: Will purchase a crib today, 10/09/2015,in the meantime will have parent provide a crib.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-530-G
Description: Based on observation on 10/09/2015, the provider did not ensure that children under the age of two did not use pillows. EVIDENCE: Child #2, who is 13 months, Child #4, who is 22 months, and Child #5 who is 15 months were observed resting with pillows on their cots. Children under two years of age shall not use pillows.

Plan of Correction: Will send pillows home and let parents know.

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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