|This is an AMENDED REPORT to original report created on March 5, 2015. |
A Case management visit was conducted by Licensing Program Analyst Martina Jimenez (LPA) who met with Director Kathy Bumgardner regarding a child bitten on the arm.
On February 20, 2015, Staff #1 was supervising the children eating breakfast. Child #1 was having a difficult morning. Child #1 earlier had attempted to scratch staff #1 in the face. Child#1 has also attempted to bite staff #1 and other children prior to the incident on that morning. Child #2 sustained a red mark on his lower back. Ice was applied to child #2 and the parents were contacted immediately. When guardian arrived to pick child #1 guardian grabbed child #1 left arm bitting child #1 on the upper left arm. Guardian stated to child#1 "that doesn't feel good does it?' Child #1 was screaming in pain. Guardian took child #1 from the class and left the facility. Director stated there were 1 teacher and 2 Assistants present with 8 children present when the incident occurred. Center reported incident Child Welfare Services and Community Care Licensing as required. Review of teacher child ratios revealed the center was in compliance with ratios on the day of the incident.
No deficiencies cited.
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