|LPA provided the Community Care Licensing’s website www.ccld.ca.gov, so the licensee can obtain updated licensing information, new regulations and access formsLPA advised the licensee that it is her responsibility to stay up-to-date and informed in regards to new regulations. |
LPA discussed the new Immunization Regulations SB 792, the requirement that all individuals working or volunteering at a licensed Child Care facility must have vaccinations against Measles, Pertussis or Influenza. LPA conducted file reviews and observed that all staff are in compliance in regards to the Immunization Regulation.
LPA advised the licensee on the new regulation AB 1207- California Child Care Worker: Mandated Reporter Training. The licensee must complete the training every two years starting January 1, 2018 and retain proof of completion in the facility file. The training can be could at: mandatedreporterca.com. LPA observed the licensee has completed the training.
LPA also discussed the Smoking Probation Regulation (AB 1819-Smoking Prohibition), the Nutritious Beverage Act and the Incidental Medical Services (IMS) policies with the licensee. The facility is not currently providing IMS. If the licensee plans to provide IMS in the future she can refer to: Evaluator Manual - Regulation Interpretations and Procedures for Family Child Care Homes Section 102417. When any IMS is provided, a Plan for Providing IMS must be submitted to the Department. The following information regarding ADA was provided: US Department of Justice (USDOJ) toll-free ADA Information Line at (800) 514-0301 (voice)/ (800) 514-0383 (TTY) and link to publication: Commonly Asked Questions about Child Care Centers and the ADA, available at: www.ada.gov/childqanda.htm
LPA advised the licensee on Safe Sleep Practices and SIDS; the licensee stated they are understood and practiced. She stated she uses porta cribs for sleeping infants and understand infants cannot sleep in car seats, swings or other items not intended for sleeping.
No Title 22 Deficiencies were observed in the areas that were evaluated. LPA read this report to the licensee; she stated that understands today’s inspection. Notice of Site Visit posted and the licensee understands it must remain posted for 30 days.