Equipped Future Leaders - Philadelphia PA Child Care Center

5415 N 3RD ST , PHILADELPHIA PA 19120
(267) 385-7160

About the Provider

Description: Equipped Future Leaders is a Child Care Center in PHILADELPHIA PA, with a maximum capacity of 92 children. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: CER-00163513
  • Capacity: 92
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, American Sign Language, Spanish
  • Schools Served: Philadelphia City - Escorted to/from school, Philadelphia City - Pick-Up Service to/from home, Philadelphia City - Walking distance to school
  • District Office: Early Learning Resource Center for Region 22
  • District Office Phone: (215) 382-4762 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Date Reason Description Status
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.32(a)/3270.192(4) - Comply with CPSL/CPSL information Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for staff person #1 (hire date: 12/2019 did not include a NSOR clearance. The file record for staff person #2 (hire date: 1/22/2020) included a Volunteer Child abuse clearance (incorrect verification purpose) and did not include a NSOR Clearance. The file record for staff person #4 (hire date:1/22/2020) did not include a NSOR clearance.

Correction Required: The operator shall comply with the CPSL and with Chapter 3490 (relating to protective services). LACKING REQUIRED HIRING DOCUMENTS: Facility Person #1,2 and 4 -- may not work in a child care position at the facility. PROVISIONAL HIRE UNSUPERVISED: A provisional employee may not be permitted to work alone with children and must work within the vicinity of a permanent employee. A facility person's record shall include a copy of requests for the criminal history record and child abuse registry clearance information, a copy of the disclosure statement and a copy of the completed clearance information required under the CPSL. Facility Person #1,2 and 4--- may not work in a child care position at the facility.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will make sure that the NSOR were sent out for the facility. Make sure papers are completed correctly. Facility applied for CPSL waiver, it was granted 3/2/2020. Staff person # 1,2, and 4 was removed until all CPSL requirements have been fulfilled. All staff files will include a copy of requests for the criminal history record and child abuse registry clearance information, a copy of the disclosure statement and a copy of the completed FBI clearance information and mandated reporter training required under the CPSL. Staff person #2 no longer employed at facility.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.21 - General Health and Safety Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: On the inspection 2/27/2020 provider lacked document that there was not an operable fire detection system nor was the provider able to demonstrate that the fire alarm system was operable.

Correction Required: Conditions at the facility may not pose a threat to the health or safety of the children.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider called landlord of the facility and landlord is going to have facility annual inspection conducted. Provider will submit documentation, keep it on file and ensure that the facility's system is tested annually or as needed.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.27(c) - Training regarding plan Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for staff person #1 did not include emergency plan training.

Correction Required: The operator shall assure that each facility person receives training regarding the emergency plan at the time of initial employment, on an annual basis and at the time of each plan update. The operator shall document the date of each training and the names of all facility persons who received the training and kept on file at the facility.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Make sure that the training is completed from the start. The operator will assure that each facility person receives training regarding the emergency plan at the time of initial employment, on an annual basis and at the time of each plan update. The operator will document the date of each training and the names of all facility persons who received the training and kept on file at the facility.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.69(b) - 110 F or less Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the hot water temperature measured 124.7 F.

Correction Required: Hot water temperature, in areas accessible to children, may not exceed 110 F.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Make sure that we are doing monthly inspections to assure that water temps are at corrected levels.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.123(a) - Signed Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for child #4 did not include a financial agreement form signed by the operator.

Correction Required: An agreement shall be signed by the operator and the parent.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. An agreement will be signed by the operator and the parent.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.123(a)(6) - Admission date Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file records for child # 4 did not include an agreement that specified the date of the child's admission.

Correction Required: An agreement shall specify the date of the child's admission.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. An agreement will specify the date of the child's admission.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.124(a) - Each child emergency contact person Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for child #3 did not include an emergency contact form.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information is required for each enrolled child. Emergency contact information must reference who shall be contacted in an emergency.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. Emergency contact information is required for each enrolled child. Emergency contact information must reference who shall be contacted in an emergency.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.124(c) - Each child care space Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the yellow room and infant room did not have emergency contact information present in a child care space for all of the children receiving care in the space.

Correction Required: When children are in the facility, emergency contact information shall be present in a child care space for children receiving care in the space.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January and placed in the appropriate classrooms.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.131(b)(2) - Toddler/preschool: updated health report every 12 months Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file records for child #3 did not include an updated health assessment.

Correction Required: The operator shall require the parent to provide an updated health report at least every 12 months for an older toddler or preschool child.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. The operator will require the parent to provide an updated health report at least every 12 months for an older toddler or preschool child.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.131(d)(7) - Free from contagious/communicable disease Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for child #2 did not include a health assessment that included a statement that the child is able to participate in child care and appears to be free from contagious or communicable disease.

Correction Required: A health report shall include a statement that the child is able to participate in child care and appears to be free from contagious or communicable disease.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. A health report will include a statement that the child is able to participate in child care and appears to be free from contagious or communicable disease.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.131(d)(8) - Age appropriate screenings complete Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for child #2 did not include a health assessment that included a statement that age-appropriate screenings recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics were conducted since the time of the previous health report required by this section.

Correction Required: A health report shall include a statement that age-appropriate screenings recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics were conducted since the time of the previous health report required by this section.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. A health report will include a statement that age-appropriate screenings recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics were conducted since the time of the previous health report required by this section.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.166(6) - Infant/toddler - no bottle in mouth to sleep Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 child # 5 was observed sleeping with a bottle in his mouth.

Correction Required: Neither an infant nor a toddler is permitted to sleep with a bottle in his mouth.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Bottle removed. Staff trainings on children sleeping will be given when they first come in.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.182(3) - Consent for emergency medical care required prior to admission Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file record for child #5 did not include signed parental consent for emergency medical care for the child.

Correction Required: A child's record shall contain signed parental consent for emergency medical care for the child. Written consent is required prior to admission.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. A child's record will contain signed parental consent for emergency medical care for the child. Written consent is required prior to admission.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.182(4) - Consent for administration of medications or special dietary needs Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection on 2/27/2020 the file records for child #5 did not include signed parental consent for administration of medications or special dietary needs

Correction Required: A child's record shall contain signed parental consent for administration of medications or special dietary needs.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. A child's record will contain signed parental consent for administration of medications or special dietary needs.
2020-01-29 Renewal 3270.182(5) - Consent for administration of minor first-aid required prior to admission Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During the inspection 2/27/2020 the file records child #5 did not include signed parental consent for administration of minor first-aid procedures by facility staff.

Correction Required: A child's record shall contain signed parental consent for administration of minor first-aid procedures by facility staff. Written consent is required prior to admission.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Double check files to make sure all paperwork is complete and in the files during our two review times June/January. A child's record will contain signed parental consent for administration of minor first-aid procedures by facility staff. Written consent is required prior to admission.

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