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Kids Kollege Learning and Child Care Center
928 Battlefield Blvd.
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 482-1374

Current Inspector: Heather Harrell (757) 334-4329

Inspection Date: Feb. 15, 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.
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
New sworn statements and background check regulations, which can be found on the state website, were discussed with the center owner during the inspection.

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted from 12:50pm until 3:10pm. At the time of the tour, there were 70 children in care with 12 staff present. A sample of 7 children's records and 7 staff records were reviewed. Children were observed resting quietly during nap time, playing outside on the playground, eating snack and participating in afternoon learning activities. Restroom and handwashing procedures were observed. Medication, transportation, children's injury reports, the emergency preparedness plan, first aid and emergency supplies and documentation of emergency practice drills were reviewed. Violations in the areas of physical plant and special care provisions and emergencies are identified on the violation notice and were discussed with the center owner during the exit interview.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, the center did not ensure that areas and equipment of the center shall be maintained in a safe condition. Evidence: In the school-aged portable there was a chair that had two torn areas with exposed foam, staples and splintered wood.

Plan of Correction: The chair was removed from the classroom and disposed of during the inspection.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B
Description: Based on observation the center failed to ensure where playground equipment is provided, resilient surfacing shall comply with minimum safety standards when tested in accordance with the procedures described in the American Society for Testing and Materials standard F1292-99. Evidence: 1. On the playground, the large composite structure had approximately 4 inches of resilient surfacing under the fall zones of the climber, ropes and slide. The singular slide had approximately 2 inches of resilient surfacing on 2 of the 4 sides of the play structure, which included the fall zone. The swings had approximately 4 inches of resilient surfacing under the fall zones.

Plan of Correction: The mulch will be turned over and raked and additional mulch will be ordered as needed.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-C
Description: Based on medication review and interview, the center did not ensure that procedures for administering medication shall include methods to prevent use of outdated medication. Evidence: 1. The EpiPen for child #1 has an expiration date of January 2018. 2. The center owner confirmed that the Epipen was expired.

Plan of Correction: The expired Epipen will be returned to the parent today at pickup.

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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