|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Joseph Macias conducted an unannounced Annual Random visit. 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 Maria Rocha. Todays census is 6 (1 infant, 5 toddlers). The centers hours of operation are Monday - Friday, 6am - 6pm. The Licensee, her husband, eighteen year old daughter, and seventeen year old son are cleared and reside in the home. Licensee's CPR and First Aid are current and expire 03/05/2019.
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 05/10/17. 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 observed a securely gated wall heater in the home. Off limit areas in the home are as follows: all bedrooms, and the 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 in the home. 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 discussed IMS and the new requirements with the Licensee. 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 observed immunization records for the Licensee and all staff.