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Growing Kids Academy
9807 Jefferson Davis Highway
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(540) 834-0060

Current Inspector: Keesha M Minor (540) 340-2672

Inspection Date: July 20, 2016

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.
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
Additional staff may be required in rooms with special needs children. A physician should determine if a smaller class size or individualized attention is required.

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection was conducted with assistant director and center staff. There were 91 children present during today's inspection. The children were engaged in a variety of activities including a clay project, various manipulatives including Legos, blocks, and cars, and snack time. Snack provided by the center today: applesauce and graham crackers. Two staff files and one child's file were reviewed and are in compliance. Two medications were reviewed - please be sure all medications, including prescription diaper creams, are administered by a certified Medication Administration Trained staff. Time of today's inspection: 3:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please feel free to call me if you have any questions 540-219-4122 or e-mail tara.barton@dss.virginia.gov.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-240-D-1
Description: Based on observation and staff interview, the facility failed to have a staff member who has satisfactorily completed Medication Administration Training to administer medications. Evidence: a staff person who has not been certified in Medication Administration Training administered a prescribed medicated cream, Nystatin, to an infant during diaper change.

Plan of Correction: A staff person who is certified in Medication Administration Training will administer all medications.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-500-A
Description: Based on observation, the facility failed to wash each child's hands after diapering. Evidence: after a diaper change in the infant room, the infant was placed on the floor without staff assisting with handwashing.

Plan of Correction: All children's hands will be washed with soap and water after toileting/diaper change.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-L
Description: Based on observation, the facility failed to maintain a record of each medication given to children while in care. Evidence: there was no medication log detailing the amount of medication administered, date and time administered, staff member administering, any adverse reactions or medication error for a medicated cream, Nystatin.

Plan of Correction: The facility will begin logging the medicated cream with the required information on the medication log.

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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