|A case management visit was conducted by LPAs S. Mendoza-Ceja and G. Reyes who followed up on an incident that occurred on November 13, 2017. The incident was reported to the Department as required.|
On November 13, 2017, teacher #1 was taking three children to the outside playground when child #1 got her finger stuck in the sliding accordion gate. Teacher #1 informed the Director of the incident. Teacher #2 administered first aid to child #1 while the Director contacted parent of child #1. Child #1 sustained an injury which required medical treatment.
Director stated this is the first time a child has sustained an injury with the gate. Director all staff members have been reminded to line the children up before the gate is opened and to watch the children to ensure there are no children next to the gate when opening it. Director stated she monitored the morning drop offs and after play time gate area to ensure the staff are supervising the children properly. Director stated she has also been reminding the parents to ensure this does not happen again.
No deficiencies cited.
LPA's observed the "Notice of Site Visit" posted.
FAILURE TO POST THE NOTICE OF SITE VISIT FOR 30 DAYS MAY RESULT IN A $100.00 CIVIL PENALTY.