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Beginnings Child Development
2815 Chestnut Avenue
Newport news, VA 23607
(757) 380-0107

Current Inspector: Michele Patchett (757) 439-6816

Inspection Date: Jan. 24, 2018

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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted on January 24, 2018 from approximately 12:00 pm to 2:40 pm. Five staff were present with nineteen children. Additional staff were on site for administrative duties. Children were observed eating lunch and napping. Licensing Inspector reviewed standards related to supervision, activities, equipment, supplies, nutrition, special feedings, emergency evacuation and shelter-in-place drill documentation, fire and health inspection reports, liability insurance coverage documentation, children & staff records, emergency supplies and required postings. Violations were reviewed with and verified by the program director during the exit interview conducted on this date.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-191-60-B
Description: Based on review, facility did not ensure 3 of 5 staff complete the current Sworn Statement or Affirmation form prior to beginning employment. Evidence: On January 24, 2018, the records for staff #2 (start date August 9, 2017), staff #4 (start date December 18, 2017) and staff #5 (start date December 19, 2017) do not have the current required Sworn Statement or Affirmation that went into effect July 1, 2017.

Plan of Correction: Program Director will print off the new forms and have staff complete them.

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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