|errands during the week or works in the main home at times, but is not gone from the facility more than 80% of the time. The licensee stated that the only other time that she is away from the facility is during planned vacations. The licensee stated that if she is away from the facility, she ensures that her assistants have the required clearances and certifications in place. During the investigation inspections, LPAs observed that the licensee was on the facility grounds and providing appropriate care to the children present. Child, staff and witness interviews were conducted. It was corroborated that the licensee has not been observed to be away from the facility for more than 80% of the time that children are in care. Based on available information, although the allegation may have happened or is valid, there is not a preponderance of evidence to prove the alleged violation did or did not occur, therefore, the allegation is unsubstantiated.
This report was reviewed with the licensee. Appeal rights were provided. Notice of site visit must be posted for 30 days from today’s inspection.