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Community Care Licensing


FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT

Facility Number: 198010952
Report Date: 12/20/2018
Date Signed 12/20/2018 11:13:53 AM

STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1000 CORPORATE CNTR DR. 200-B
MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754
FACILITY NAME:GARCIA FAMILY CHILD CAREFACILITY NUMBER:
198010952
ADMINISTRATOR:GARCIA, NOEMYFACILITY TYPE:
810
ADDRESS:TELEPHONE:
(562) 945-4737
CITY:WHITTIERSTATE: CAZIP CODE:
90606
CAPACITY:14CENSUS: 10DATE:
12/20/2018
TYPE OF VISIT:Annual/RandomUNANNOUNCEDTIME BEGAN:
09:50 AM
MET WITH:Noemy Garcia, LicenseeTIME COMPLETED:
11:30 AM
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Visit Conducted in Spanish

An unannounced Annual Random Inspection was conducted by Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) A. Lucero and Office Assistant (OA) Veronica Martinez-Garza. LPA and OA met with licensee Noemy Garcia who guided LPA and OA on a tour of the facility. This is a single story, four bedroom, one bathroom home. Currently residing in the home are three adults (Licensee, husband and adult child) and no minors. Present at the time of inspection were Licensee's son Gerson Garcia and Monica De Leon who was assistant with the care and supervision of children.

LPA observed that there is a detached home located at the rear of the property. Licensee stated that she rents out the detached home to assistant Monica De Leon. Licensee also stated that no other adults live in the detached home.

Areas accessible to children were inspected as follows: Living room, dining area, kitchen, one bathroom, one bedroom located at the front of the home, back patio area, and front yard.

Areas off limits include: Two bedrooms located near bathroom, bedroom located near patio area, detached home located in rear of property, side of patio located near kitchen door exit, and swimming pool (except when in use under supervision by licensee and adult son Gerson).

Licensee states that there are no weapons or firearms on the premises. LPA did observe a swimming pool in the back yard of the premises. LPA observed the gates to the swimming pool to be locked and pool is surrounded by a fence. The backyard is adequately fenced. There are age appropriate toys and equipment on the premises. The smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are present in the facility and operational. Fire extinguisher has been serviced on 01/2018.
SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Claudia GuangorenaTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3417
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Armando J LuceroTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3435
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
This report must be available at Child Care and Group Home facilities for public review for 3 years.
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT (Cont)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1000 CORPORATE CNTR DR. 200-B
MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754
FACILITY NAME: GARCIA FAMILY CHILD CARE
FACILITY NUMBER: 198010952
VISIT DATE: 12/20/2018
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—CPR Card valid until: 01/2020 for licensee.
—Child Care Roster, Disaster Plan, and Children's Records were reviewed and discussed.
—Children records and required licensing forms were discussed as well as mandated child abuse reporting and criminal record clearance requirement.

Incidental Medical Services (IMS) policy was discussed. For IMS information see 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: http://www.ada.gov/childqanda.htm

The following was discussed with the Licensee:

Individuals who are 18 years of age or older living in the home must obtain a criminal record clearance. Individuals within one month of their 18th birthday must be fingerprinted immediately. Failure to obtain a criminal record background check clearances prior to initial presence in the home will result in an immediate $100.00 dollar or more per day Civil Penalty.

In the absence of the Licensee, a qualified adult must be present supervising the children; a qualified adult is an individual who has a valid and current adult/infant CPR & Pediatric First Aid certification and a valid criminal record clearance associated to the facility license.

A current roster of children enrolled must be available and maintained for a period of three years, even after children no longer are attending the facility. Annual fees must be paid promptly and by the due date or a late fee shall be assessed and/or the License shall be terminated.

The fire extinguisher type 2A-10BC must be serviced annually or as often as necessary. Smoke and Carbon Monoxide detectors should be checked and batteries replaced as needed. Changes should be reported to the Department as soon as they occur such as construction, remodeling, telephone number changes and/or if you move from your home.
SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Claudia GuangorenaTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3417
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Armando J LuceroTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3435
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT (Cont)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1000 CORPORATE CNTR DR. 200-B
MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754
FACILITY NAME: GARCIA FAMILY CHILD CARE
FACILITY NUMBER: 198010952
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Any unusual incidents or injuries must be reported to the Department within 24 hours via telephone and within seven (7) days in writing. Fire and safety drills must be performed every six months and documented for review by the Department. Smoking is prohibited in a family child care home. Children and Staff records must be maintained and updated as needed and must be available for review by the Department.

Baby walkers, saucer chairs, bouncers or any similar items are prohibited. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Never-Shake-a-Baby were discussed. A hard copy of A Child Care Provider’s Guide to Safe Sleep(SP) was provided.

All adults living and working in the home shall be made of aware of the Departments right to inspection authority, which includes but not limited to the right to enter the home when children are being cared for, interview children and adults and review documentation.

Pools should be inaccessible by a pool cover or a 5-foot fence around the perimeter of the pool. If the fence is made out of chain link, the opening should not allow a golf ball to pass through. Fences made out of mesh will need to be approved by the department. Mesh fence will remain in place whenever licensed care is provided, and as long as the mesh fence makes the swimming pool inaccessible to children as determined by licensing staff.
· Pool cover label should read F1346-91 American Society for Testing Material and it should be able to withstand the weight of an adult without water above cover when standing.
· Dog(s) and/or pets should be isolated from children in care.
· It is recommended that First-Aid kits be available on premises.
· Outdoor supervision required at all times. If outdoor area not adequately fenced, provider must be with children at all times when outdoors.

There were no deficiencies cited during today's visit in accordance to the California Code of Regulations Title 22, Division 12, Chapter 1

Upon receipt of this report, the Licensee shall post the Notice of Site Visit and any Licensing report documenting a type “A” deficiency. The report and the Notice of Site Visit shall be posted for 30 consecutive days. Failure to maintain posting as required, will result in an immediate $100 civil penalty.
Exit interview, copy of report was given. Appeal rights (SP) were issued and discussed.
SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Claudia GuangorenaTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3417
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Armando J LuceroTELEPHONE: (323) 981-3435
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 12/20/2018
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