|Licensing Program Analyst, Joelle Redding, met with for the purpose of an unannounced random annual inspection. Assistant Principal Michelle Austen, for the purpose of an unannounced random annual inspection. Principal Vanessa Milroy is on vacation until August 14. There were 18 infants present with six staff as follows: Room 1: two teachers and 8 infants; Room 2, 11 toddlers with two teachers and two Aides. Facility is within ratio and capacity. Program operates Monday thru Friday from 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.|
LPA toured the rooms. The furniture, books, games and toys are safe, age-appropriate and in good repair. Rooms were a comfortable temperature during this visit. No hazards were noted. All foods/beverages are labeled/dated and stored per regulation in the infant room refrigerator. Food service area for older infants consists of a kitchen which is clean and free of hazards, with food stored in covered containers at 45 degrees or less and the menu is posted. Infant bedding/napping equipment is sufficient and meets regulatory requirements. The outdoor activity space is separate from other programs with age appropriate play equipment. Hand washing and toileting areas are in a safe, sanitary and operating condition. All storage containers or trash cans containing solid waste have tight fitting lids and are in good repair. Infant changing tables have padded washable vinyl at least one inch thick with sides raised at least 3 inches, per regulation and are within arm’s reach of a sink. Infant Needs and Services were on file for all infants. There is several staff present with current CPR and First Aid certification. Any medications in the office, inaccessible to children. There is no evidence of rodent or insect activity. The carbon monoxide detector is operational. LPA reviewed, sign in/out sheets, a sample of personnel records for educational qualifications and a sample of children's records for emergency information and medical assessments. SB 792 (staff immunizations) and AB 1207 (Mandated Reporter Training) requirements have been met. The facility is reminded that Mandated Reporter Training is to be taken every two years and can be accessed at the following website: www.mandatedreportertrainingca.com. SIDS (Child Care Providers Guide to Safe Sleep Handout was provided at the last annual visit). Isolation area is the Director's office. Effects of Lead Exposure Handout provided for dissemination to parents//guardians.