|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Leung conducted an Annual inspection with licensee, Ngoc Luong (dba SOMA Day Care). Present were 6 children including 2 of Licensee's own children and 2 helpers. LPA inspected the day care area for health and safety hazards. Licensee, her husband and two children live in this flat. Child care area are the first two rooms on the right (living room and dining room facing the front), they are set up like a play room and for main activity; children's bathroom is across from the kitchen. Children go to the back yard for outdoor activity. Off-limit areas are the Licensee's bedroom, bathroom next to this bedroom, daughter's bedroom. Mats are available for napping. Children's cubbies are in the hallway. Plenty of toys and books were available in the play room. There are smoke/ carbon monoxide detectors in the house. First aid supplies are available. Fire extinguishers are charged. Gates are available to block off the outside stairways. Facility prepares snacks, breakfast and lunch for children. There are no pets in the house. Last fire/ emergency drill was done on March 13, 2017. Licensee has her first aid/ CPR certificates good till, July, 2018. |
Licensee informed Licensing an outbreak of croup starting over the last weekend. Three children had been treated for croup. A coughing usually last 3 - 5 days, it started with a fever. One child is still out due to the illness.
Licensee has informed about the new immunization requirement for all child care providers which include measles shot, flu shot and Pertussis shot record.
This report and a Notice of Site Visit are provided to Ms. Luong.