Ms. Teresa Sowers
80 Dunlap Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Current Inspector: Sara Hutton-Tallman (276) 608-3749
Inspection Date: June 6, 2019
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Physical Health of Caregivers and Household Members
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Care of Children
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
06/06/2019 Arrived 10:15am Departed 1:00pm An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today. Twelve children were in care for a total of 20 points with one caregiver. The children were playing outdoors, playing with toys. Eighteen children's files and two staff files were reviewed. **Not all areas of the key health and safety standards could be reviewed because the caregiver was unable to gather the items while supervising the children outdoors. Thank you for your cooperation. Please contact me if I may be of service. 276 608 3749
Standard #: 22VAC40-111-570-A Description: Based on observation the provider failed to insure that the points requirement (16 per caregiver) was not exceeded. Evidence: 1. Upon arrival, there were 11 children in care for a total of 21 points with one caregiver. 2. At 11:30am child #15 left, leaving 10 children and a total of 19 points with one caregiver. 3. At 11:40am child #19 & 20 arrived. Twelve children are present for a total of 20 points with one caregiver. Plan of Correction: The helper had an emergency and left. He came back just as soon as he could. I'm going to talk with another lady about being a substitute for me when something like that happens.
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