Emma Daycare Center - Paramus NJ Regular Child Care Center

49 E. MIDLAND AVENUE, PARAMUS NJ 07652
(201) 523-9393

About the Provider

Description: Your child happy and ready for school, guaranteed! Come see our 10,000 sq.ft. secure facility with indoor gym, where your child has plenty of room to spend all this energy! Special programs and services available, and are customized to your individual needs. To lear more please call #201-523-9393

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 121000050
  • Capacity: 90
  • Age Range: 0 - 6 years
  • Rate Range 600-1200
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, Russian, Spanish, Hebrew
  • Type of Care: Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Emergency Only, Field Trips
  • Current License Expiration Date: Nov 15, 2021
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2020-01-06 2020-02-25 3A:52-4.8(a)(8) Orientation training
Topics of orientation training shall include implementing health practices, including medication administration and responding to symptoms of illness, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.1 through 7.11.

Violation Observed: Retrain all staff on the center's policy of sanitation. Submit training information with staff signatures to OOL.
2020-01-06 3A:52-5.3(a)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: floors, carpeting, walls, window coverings, ceilings, and other surfaces shall be kept clean and in good repair.

Violation Observed: Repair walls in both bathrooms that are in disrepair. | 2/25/20-Note, one bathroom repaired.
2020-01-06 3A:52-5.6(d)(2)(ii) Special physical facility and monitoring requirements to prevent child abuse or neglect
Toilet facility requirements are as follows: for existing centers that have an additional toilet facility that has not been counted in determining the maximum number of children who can be served per session and for centers to be located in newly constructed buildings, the center shall ensure that this designated toilet facility is identified by a sign located on the exterior of its door, indicating that this toilet facility is for the exclusive use of staff members and other adults.

Violation Observed: Label staff bathroom.
2020-01-06 3A:52-7.5(b)(10) Administration and control of prescription and non-prescription medicines and health care procedures
The center shall develop and follow a policy on the administration of medication and health care procedures to children, which shall include the following provisions: the center shall store prescribed epinephrine pens in their original boxes with the child’s name and prescription. A special care plan or other documentation from a health care provider shall accompany the epinephrine pen. If two epinephrine pens are required, both shall be available. Each center under the jurisdiction of N.J.S.A. 18A:40-12.5 shall store back-up epinephrine pens on site consistent with the requirements stated at N.J.S.A. 18A:40-12.5.e(1).

Violation Observed: Ensure that the Epi Pen for a named child is stored in the box with a prescription label, that his expired medications are returned home and that a Special Needs care plan is obtained.
2020-01-06 3A:52-7.7(e)(1)(iii) Environmental sanitation requirements
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: in addition to the items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3, the following equipment items or surfaces shall be washed and disinfected after each use, diapering surfaces.

Violation Observed: Ensure that staff use a two step process to wash and disinfect the diaper changing pads after each use.
2020-01-06 2020-02-25 3A:52-5.3(q)(2)(ii) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Space and room requirements are as follows: at no time shall a center allow more children in attendance than the licensed room capacity.

Violation Observed: Ensure that room capacities are adhered to, wherein Room 7 is licensed for 19 children and 22 were present.
2020-01-06 3A:52-7.5(b)(7)(ii) Administration and control of prescription and non-prescription medicines and health care procedures
The center shall develop and follow a policy on the administration of medication and health care procedures to children, which shall include the following provisions: the center shall maintain on file a record of the following the name of the medication or health care procedure.

Violation Observed: Ensure that medication records are completed in entirety and that documentation of dates when administered match the authorization dates written by the parent. | 2/25/20-Note, Special Needs Care Plan now indicates the need for Benadryl. Outstanding now is only for the center to obtain Benadryl for the named child.
2020-01-06 3A:52-7.7(e)(1)(i) Environmental sanitation requirements
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: in addition to the items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3, the following equipment items or surfaces shall be washed and disinfected after each use, toilet training chairs and potty seats that have first been emptied into a toilet.

Violation Observed: Ensure staff use a 2 step process to wash and disinfect toilet training chairs and potty seats after each use.
2020-01-06 2020-01-06 3A:52-5.3(m)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Supplemental evacuation requirements are as follows: cribs, beds, playpens, and cots used for rest or sleep shall be arranged so as to provide access to a three-foot-wide aisle that leads to an unobstructed exit.

Violation Observed: Cease the use of breeze blockers under exit doors. The item was removed from the rear exit during inspection.

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