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Churchland KinderCare #1348
6025 Churchland Boulevard
Portsmouth, VA 23703
(757) 484-9377

Current Inspector: Heather Harrell (757) 334-4329

Inspection Date: Aug. 3, 2015

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 ADMINISTRATION.
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 PROGRAMS.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
The center is now due for an updated fire inspection. Revisions to central registry check form (and fee increase) discussed with program director. Written information left.

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted on 8/3/2015 from 9:00am - 12:50pm. The following staff to child ratios were observed: *Infants - 7 x 2 staff *Two's - 12 x 2 staff *Three's - 10 x 2 staff *Four's - 10 x 2 staff *SA - 20 x 2 staff Children were observed during morning program time, lunch and nap. Diapering was observed in the toddler class. Records were reviewed for five children and three staff. Additionally reviewed: medication, emergency supplies, transportation & field trip procedures, injury documentation, documentation of emergency practice drills, hand washing and posted menu.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-130-B
Description: Based on record review and interview, the center failed to obtain documentation of additional immunizations once every six months for children under the age of two years. Evidence: 1. The most recent immunizations for child #1 were administered on 8/4/2014 according to documentation in the child's record. 2. Administrative staff report updated immunizations have not been obtained for this child who is under the age of two years.

Plan of Correction: The parent will be contacted today and asked to provide a copy of updated immunizations by the end of this week.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observation, the center failed to ensure that hazardous substances such as cleaning materials, insecticides, and pesticides shall be kept in a locked place using a safe locking method that prevents access by children. If a key is used, the key shall not be accessible to the children. Evidence: 1. The closet in the three-year old class was unlocked at 9:10am when this classroom was viewed. Five bottles of cleaning agents were stored on the shelf in this closet. 2. The kitchen was open and unattended when viewed at 12:00pm. The cabinet located under the hand washing basin was unlocked. 12 bottles of cleaning agents were stored inside of this cabinet.

Plan of Correction: The closet in the three-year old class was locked up immediately. Additionally, the kitchen door was closed and locked during the inspection. All staff will be reminded that all hazardous chemicals must be maintained in a locked location.

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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