Family Worship Center - Lansdale PA Child Care Center

1000 TROXEL RD , LANSDALE PA 19446
(215) 361-2431

About the Provider

Description: Family Worship Center is ministering to the needs of hundreds in our region of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: CER-00183638
  • Capacity: 149
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: Early Learning Resource Center for Region 17
  • District Office Phone: (610) 278-3707 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Date Reason Description Status
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.123(a)(5) - Designated release persons Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During electronic review of several children's files on 10/1/20, CHILD # 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 did not include release persons' names on financial agreement.

Correction Required: An agreement shall specify the persons designated by a parent to whom the child may be released.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will obtain release persons' names from the emergency contact forms and add them to the financial agreements. Provider will ensure that all children's financial agreements include all required information.
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.124(b)(3) - Parent home/work address, phone Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During electronic review of several children's files on 10/1/20, CHILD # 4 emergency contact form did not include enrolling parent's work address and phone number.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include the home and work addresses and telephone numbers of the enrolling parent.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will obtain missing information and ensure that all children's emergency contact forms are completed in their entirety.
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.124(b)(5) - Information re: special needs Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During electronic review of several children's files on 10/1/20, CHILD # 1 and 4 emergency contact form did not include information regarding the child's special needs.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include information on the child's special needs, as specified by the child's parent, physician, physician's assistant or CRNP, which is needed in an emergency situation.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will obtain missing information and ensure that all children's emergency contact forms are completed in their entirety.
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.161(d) - Potentially hazardous food refrigerated Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During virtual inspection on 10/13/20, cert rep asked provider where food that required refrigeration from the children's lunchboxes was kept. Provider stated that children have ice packs in their lunchboxes.

Correction Required: Potentially hazardous food brought from the child's home or provided by the facility shall be refrigerated.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider labeled space in the large refrigerators in the kitchen and items that require refrigeration from the children's lunchboxes will be stored here.
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.32(a) - Comply with CPSL Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During electronic review of several staff files on 9/21/20 STAFF # 2 date of last mandated reporter training was 3/30/15. Mandated reporter training is valid for 60 months. STAFF # 3, a group supervisor whose start date was 9/26/19, had a state police/criminal history clearance and child abuse clearance that were for VOLUNTEER purpose.

Correction Required: The operator shall comply with the CPSL and with Chapter 3490 (relating to protective services).

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Staff # 2 will update her mandated reporter training online. Staff # 3 will obtain clearances for employment. Operator will ensure that all staff are in compliance with the CPSL at all times. Update - Staff # 3 is no longer employed at the facility as of 10/1/20.
2020-09-21 Renewal 3270.37(c) - Aides supervised all times Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During virtual renewal on 10/13/20 cert rep observed STAFF # 9, an aide, alone with a group of 5 school age children.

Correction Required: An aide or a combination of aides shall be supervised at all times by a staff person qualified at minimum as an assistant group supervisor.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will ensure that all staff who are aides are supervised by a group supervisor or assistant group supervisor at all times.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.133(5) - Original label Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative observed an epi-pen for child # 11 with an expiration date of 11/2018.

Correction Required: Medication shall be stored in accordance with the manufacturer's or health professional's instructions on the original label.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider will obtain a current epi-pen for child # 11. Provider will ensure that all medications kept at the facility have current dates and are not expired.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.192(5) - Two written references Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative reviewed several staff files. Staff # 4 had one of the required 2 written nonfamily references.

Correction Required: A facility person's record shall include two written, nonfamily references from individuals attesting to the person's suitability to serve as a facility person

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Staff # 4 will submit a second written nonfamily reference. Provider will ensure that all staff submit 2 written nonfamily references at initial employment.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.27(c) - Training regarding plan Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative reviewed several staff files. Staff # 3 and 4 did not have verification of 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.)
Provider will review facility emergency plan with staff # 3 and 4. Provider will ensure 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
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.32(a) - Comply with CPSL Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative reviewed several staff files. Staff # 2, an aide, Child Abuse clearance purpose was for Adult Household Member. Staff # 5, an assistant group supervisor, had a Child Abuse clearance for Volunteer purpose.

Correction Required: The operator shall comply with the CPSL and with Chapter 3490 (relating to protective services).

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Staff # 2 & # 5 will obtain a Child Abuse clearance for employment purpose. Provider will ensure that all staff comply with the CPSL at all times.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.36(b)(5) - HS/GED + 2 yrs Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative reviewed several staff files. Staff # 4, an assistant group supervisor possessing a high school diploma, did not have verification of 2500 hours of experience with children.

Correction Required: An assistant group supervisor shall have a high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and 2 years experience with children.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Staff # 4 will provide verification of 2500 hours of child care experience or position will be changed to aide. Provider will ensure that all staff provide qualifications for their positions at initial employment.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.69(b) - 110 F or less Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative checked the hot water temperature at all sinks. The hot water temp in the 2's & 3's room was 131.1 F. Hot water in C107 was 130.3 F. Hot water at the 2 sinks in the boys' bathroom on the 2nd floor was 120.3 F. Hot water at the 2 sinks in the girls' bathroom on the 2nd floor was 120.7 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.)
Provider contacted the building maintenance person who immediately adjusted the hot water temperature. Provider will ensure that hot water does not exceed 110 F at any time.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.75(b) - Inaccessible to children Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 certification representative observed a first aid kit in a bag on the floor in the Kindergarten room.

Correction Required: A first-aid kit must be inaccessible to children.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider moved first aid kit to a locked cabinet and will ensure that all first aid kits are inaccessible to children at all times.
2019-06-18 Renewal 3270.76 - Building Surfaces Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: During renewal inspection on 6/18/19 a fire drill was held at 2:35 pm. Certification representative observed the handrail on the exit ramp collapse and a staff person fall.

Correction Required: Floors, walls, ceilings and other surfaces, including the facility's outdoor play space surfaces shall be kept clean, in good repair and free from visible hazards.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Provider notified the facility maintenance person who will repair the broken handrail. Provider will ensure that all building surfaces are in good repair at all times.
2018-06-26 Renewal 3270.104(a) - Clean, good repair, proper size Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: AT TIME OF RENEWAL INSPECTION, THE 2 TALLER SHELVES IN THE 4 AND 5 YEAR OLD ROOM WERE NOT MOUNTED AND POSE A TIPPING HAZZARD, WHICH IS A SAFETY CONCERN.

Correction Required: Furniture must be durable, safe, easily cleaned and appropriate for the child's size, age and special needs.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
THE SHELF WILL BE MOUNTED SO THAT IT IS SECURE AND DOES NOT POSE A TIPPING OR SAFETY HAZZARD. ALL NEW FURNITURE WILL BE EVALUATED, AND MANFACTURER'S INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE REVIEWED, TO SEE IF MOUNTING IS REQUIRED

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