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Horizon Child Development
1710 Clubhouse Road
Reston, VA 20190
(703) 471-9400

Current Inspector: Kara Wright (703) 537-6241

Inspection Date: March 9, 2017

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.
22VAC40-80 SANCTIONS.
22VAC40-80 HEARINGS PROCEDURES.
63.2 General Provisions.
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection was conducted today from 10:10am-11:45pm. There were 13 children directly supervised by 4 staff. The physical plant, 2 staff records, 3 children?s records, evacuation drills, injury reports, emergency supplies, and policies were inspected. Children were observed participating in outdoor group play, bottle feeding. There was an abundant supply of materials for the children. There was an adequate number of staff with current certification in MAT, CPR and First Aid, as well as DHO training. Staff-to-child ratios were in compliance. The center was clean and organized. Areas of non-compliance are identified in the Violation Notice. If you have any questions regarding this inspection, please contact the Licensing Inspector, Kara Wright at kara.wright@dss.virginia.gov or 703-537-6241.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, areas of the center were not all maintained in a clean, safe or operable condition. Evidence: 1. A magnetic drawing toy in the preschool room was observed to have a puncture. 2. The outdoor swings have plastic coatings on the chains that are peeling and chipping and shredding creating sharp edges. 3. The right structure beam on the ladder leading to the bridge section of the outdoor play structure has a large chunk of rotted wood missing and exposing splintered edges. 4. A play may was observed in the toddler room with rips and tears on the edges. The mat was also stretched and warping creating a tripping hazard for children and staff. 5. The base boards in the school age room were observed to have chipping and peeling paint. 6. Areas of the plastic coated chain link fencing around the playground have become stripped and warped exposing several links of sharp metal fencing.

Plan of Correction: The mat and the broken toy were removed during the inspection. The issues with the playground will be discussed with the supervisor and fixed as soon as possible.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-290-3
Description: Based on observation, not all electrical outlets had protective coverings installed. Evidence: An outlet in the toddler room to the right of the changing table was observed without an protective cover.

Plan of Correction: Corrected during inspection.

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.

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