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New Beginnings Family Daycare
4762 Finlay Street
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 226-2748

Current Inspector: Heather Dapper (804) 625-2304

Inspection Date: March 16, 2017

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:

An unannounced subsidy health and safety inspection was completed on March 16, 2017. The purpose of this visit was to measure the facility?s compliance with the subsidy requirements. The following ratios were observed: Infants- 1:3; Toddlers-2:7; Young Preschool- 2:7; Preschool-2:11. The infants were napping. The toddlers were watching Super Why. The young preschool children were playing outside. The older preschool children were also observed working on their fine motor skills by practicing paper cutting with scissors. The children ate breaded fish sticks, applesauce, corn and milk for lunch. The facility administers medication. There was currently no medication on site. The first aid kit and emergency supplies were inspected. The last evacuation drill was conducted 3/13/17. The most recent shelter in place drill was conducted 9/30/16. Four children?s records and five staff records were reviewed. Approximate time on site: 10:45am to 3:00pm

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-005-B
Description: Based on a review of attendance records at the facility, the facility did not ensure that daily attendance documented the arrival and departure of each child in care as it occurs. EVIDENCE: There were four children in the older preschool room, who were present at the time of the inspection, whose presence and arrival times were not recorded on the attendance sheet.

Plan of Correction: Staff was told to double check to make sure parents sign children in and out. Staff should sign children in if parent forgets.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-006-B
Description: Based on a review of children's records, the facility did not ensure that the records of children with diagnosed food allergies contained a written allergy care plan. EVIDENCE: The records of children #1-2, did not have a written allergy plan that includes instructions from a physician regarding the food to which the child is allergic to and steps to be taken in the event of a suspected or confirmed allergic reaction.

Plan of Correction: Allergy care plans were sent home with children with allergies.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-012-E
Description: Based on a review of new staff records, the facility did not ensure that new staff completed CPR and first aid training within 30 days of hire. EVIDENCE: Staff person #1-hire date 2/6/17, staff person #2-hire date-1/17/17, staff person #3-hire date 2/14/17, and staff person #4-hire date 2/10/17 did not obtain cpr/first aid certification within 30 days of employment. Staff person #5-hire date 2/6/17, did not obtain first aid certification within 30 days of employment.

Plan of Correction: Staff had cpr/first aid training on 3/20/17. Those staff who didn't attend will be terminated if its after 30 days.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-3
Description: The facility did not ensure that the emergency plan contained all of the elements required in the lockdown procedures. EVIDENCE: The lockdown procedures did not include methods to alert staff of an emergency requiring a lockdown.

Plan of Correction: The emergency plan was updated.


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