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Ms. Searlet Howard
501 Southampton Avenue
Danville, VA 24541
(434) 792-8028

Current Inspector: Kelly Ann Campbell (540) 309-2494

Inspection Date: March 20, 2017

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
22VAC40-111 Nighttime Care

An unannounced monitoring inspection was completed on 3/20/2017. There were five children present with the provider and assistant supervising. The point total was 11. Five children's records were reviewed. The provider, household, and assistant's records were all reviewed. The inspector arrived at the provider's home at 10 am and departed at 1:45 pm. The children were observed during outside time, during free play time, during lunch, and during nap. Discussion with the licensee about: record keeping, obtaining backgrounds for staff, and TB screening are required every two years.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-260-B
Description: Based on observation of the outdoor play area, the licensee failed to ensure that a non climbable barrier at least four feet high such as but not limited to a fence or impenetrable hedge shall surround the outdoor play areas located within 30 feet of a drowning hazards. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed a drowning hazard that was located within 12 feet from the play area and at the base of a hill . The fence that enclosed the playarea is climbable and posed a hazard to the children in care.

Plan of Correction: The licensee will add a non climbable fence to the area.


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