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Elizabeth Appiah
3349 Beechcliff Drive
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 347-7318

Current Inspector: Kimberly Sawyer (571) 835-0599

Inspection Date: Jan. 26, 2018

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
VENDHOM-000 INTRODUCTION.
VENDHOM-000 Administration
VENDHOM-000 Caregiver Qualifications and Training
VENDHOM-000 Physical Plant
VENDHOM-000 Caregivers and Supervision
VENDHOM-000 Programs
VENDHOM-000 Special Care Provisions & Emergencies
VENDHOM-000 Special Services

Technical Assistance:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today from approximately 11am-12:50pm. There were 5 children (10 points) directly supervised by 2 caregivers. A sample of 3 children?s and 2 caregivers records were reviewed. The children were observed watching age appropriate television, and playing in the play area. Zero new caregivers have been hired since the last inspection. Areas of non-compliance are identified in this report. The exit interview was conducted with the assistant. If you have any questions, contact Kimberly.Sawyer@dss.virginia.gov.

Comments:
A Subsidy Health and Safety inspection was conducted on 01/26/2018 to review supplemental health and safety requirements. A licensing inspection was also conducted this date; the two inspections combined cover all subsidy health and safety requirements. Only subsidy requirements that are not covered in licensing standards are reviewed during this supplemental inspection. Violations were found during the supplemental subsidy health and safety inspection requirements and are identified on the violation notice.

Violations:
Standard #: VENDHOM-000-029-A
Description: Based on observation, the emergency plan was incomplete. Evidence: The emergency plan was missing lockdown procedures.

Plan of Correction: I will add a lockdown plan.

Standard #: VENDHOM-000-029-B-3
Description: Based on record review, the evacuation procedures were incomplete. Evidence: The evacuation procedures were missing the plan to reunite children with their parents.

Plan of Correction: I will add reunification plan.

Standard #: VENDHOM-000-030-A-2
Description: Based on record review, the shelter-in-place procedures were incomplete. Evidence: The shelter-in-place procedures were missing the plan to reunite children with their parents.

Plan of Correction: I will add reunification plan.

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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