|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Sylvia Mendoza-Ceja conducted an unannounced visit to the center. LPA met with Director Terese Munoz-Hill regarding an incident she reported to the Department as required. LPA toured the area where the incident occurred and interviewed Director. LPA also reviewed child #1's file.|
On April 30, 2019, an incident occurred on the playground when child #1 was walking on the wooden stumps (approximately 1 1/2 feet high) and slipped and fell. Staff #1 was supervising the area and immediately assisted child #1 up and notified the Director. Director stated she consoled child #1 and first aid was administered. Parent was contacted regarding the incident. Child #1 sustained an injury that required medical attention. Director stated there were four teachers supervising 48 children on the playground when the incident occurred.
Director stated, the following day after the incident the wood stumps where child #1 fell had been removed from the playground. Director also stated she is working with the Outdoor Classroom Project to renovate the yard this summer.
No deficiencies were cited.
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