|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Joseph Macias conducted an unannounced Annual Random Inspection. The purpose of today’s visit is to ensure the facility is in compliance with Title 22 California Code of Regulations. LPA was greeted and granted entrance by the Licensee Vickie Thomassin. Todays census is 5 (3 infants, 2 toddlers). The centers hours of operation are Monday - Friday, 6am - 12am, and Saturday - Sunday, 6am - 6pm. The Licensee and her niece Monette Garcia are the only adults who resides in the home. Licensee's CPR and First Aid are current and expire in January 2020.
LPA toured the indoor and outdoor areas of the home during today's visit. LPA reviewed a current Child Care Facility Roster and Fire/Disaster drill log during today's visit. Last fire drill was conducted on 02/10/2018. The Licensee has a working telephone in the home. LPA observed sufficient materials, toys, and play equipment for the children in care. The home is clean, orderly, and safe for the day care children. LPA did not observed a wall heaters (central heat). Off limit areas in the home are as follows: all bedrooms, living room, and garage. LPA reminded Licensee that the children must be supervised at all times whenever they are outside in the back yard/ play area.
LPA observed a fully charged 2A10BC fire extinguisher, working smoke/carbon monoxide detectors, and no bodies of water. The Licensee states that she does not have any weapons currently in the home, however she will obtain a hand gun in the near future. The Licensee will inform CCL upon obtaining the hand gun, she will properly lock and store her weapon. All detergents, cleaning compounds, poisons, medications, and other similar items are out of reach and inaccessible to children. Licensee states that she does not administer any medications at this time. LPA advised the Licensee of the new immunization requirement (pertussis, measles, and flu vaccines) for all Licensees and staff that work directly with the children.
LPA also went over safe sleep for infants. www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/SIDS/Documents/SIDSchildcaresafesleep.pdf