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Just Beginning Day Care
377 Hanbury Road West
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 482-9007

Current Inspector: Trisha Brown (757) 404-2601

Inspection Date: Dec. 7, 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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
Today we discussed: - changes in background checks documentation and compliance -changes in reporting serious injuries to the department -use of safety tube to determine if a items are a chocking hazard for children under three years old - nap time supervision - medication

Comments:
An unannounced renewal inspection of the child day center and records was conducted from 10:30am through .1:30pm There were 32 children present with four teaching staff two administrator present. Children's and staff records were reviewed. Children were observed in teacher and self-directed activities. The inspector reviewed documentation for fire inspection, health inspection, medication and required postings. Emergency supplies were also reviewed. Violations regarding diaper changing/supervision and physical plant were cited and appear on the violation notice.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation and interview the center failed to ensure to equipment is maintained in safe condition. Evidence: 1 - There is a shelf in the 3/4 year old room that is not secured and therefore poses a toppling hazard. 2 - Staff 3 stated that the shelf was not secured to the wall.

Plan of Correction: Center management will have the shelf secured to the wall or the shelf will be removed.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-500-B
Description: Based on observation and interview the center failed to ensure that there is sight and sound supervision for all children when a child is being diapered. Evidence: 1 - In the toddler room there were four children sitting on the floor coloring while staff 2 was in the bathroom changing the diaper of child 1. a. During the diaper change staff 2 had her back to the children in the children in the classroom and therefore could not maintain sight supervision of all the children in care. 2 - Staff 2 stated that she could not see the children while she was changing the diaper of child 1.

Plan of Correction: Immediately an additional staff person will step into the toddler classroom during diaper changes. Long term the diaper changing table will be moved to a place outside the bathroom and in the classroom.

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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