Kristin Paolettas Barefoot Day Care - Sharon PA Family Child Care

914 Trumbull Dr , SHARON PA 16146
(724) 342-1032

About the Provider

Description: Kristin Paolettas Barefoot Day Care is a Family Child Care in SHARON PA, with a maximum capacity of 12 children. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: CER-00159841
  • Capacity: 12
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Schools Served: Sharon City - On Site at School, Sharon City - Walking distance to school
  • District Office: Early Learning Resource Center for Region 1
  • District Office Phone: (814) 836-5898 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Date Reason Description Status
2020-03-12 Renewal 3280.8 - Glass Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The door coming into the childcare facility was lacking a visual strip or other visual identification on the glass.

Correction Required: A visual strip or other visual identification shall be placed on glass located in a traffic area, a child care space or a play space.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Visual strips were placed on the door. In the future provider will keep a visual strip on the glass door in the daycare space.
2020-03-12 Renewal 3280.103 - Small Toys and Objects Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: Foam blocks were observed in the middle room in the back of the room with bite marks in them.

Correction Required: Toys and objects with a diameter of less than 1 inch, objects with removable parts that have a diameter of less than 1 inch, plastic bags and styrofoam objects may not be accessible to children who are still placing objects in their mouths.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Foam blocks with bite marks were immediately removed. Blocks will be checked once a week make sure that there are none with bite marks.
2019-03-29 Renewal 3280.32(a) - Comply with CPSL Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Staff #1 contained all three clearances that were more than 60 months old.

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 #1 updated all her clearances and from now on, I will make sure employees clearances are up to date.
2019-03-29 Renewal 3280.124(b)(2) - Physician name, address, phone Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Child #2 contained an emergency contact form that was lacking the address of the child's physician.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include the name, address and telephone number of the child's physician or source of medical care.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
I put the address and phone number of Child #2's doctor on the form. NOw and in the future I will make sure addresses and phone numbers are complete.
2019-03-29 Renewal 3280.131(e)(1) - Exemption documentation from parent/guardian Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Child #1 contained an immunization record that was lacking the annual influenza immunization.

Correction Required: The facility shall require the parent to provide updated written verification from a physician, physician's assistant, CRNP, the Department of Health or a local health department of ongoing vaccines administered to an infant, toddler or preschool child in accordance with the schedule recommended by the ACIP.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
I had Child #1's mother write a note stating at this time she refused getting her child a flu shot. Now and in the future, I will make sure letters are written in they do not get a flu shot.
2018-03-21 Renewal 3280.35(1)/3280.192(2)(ii) - HS/GED/Exp, educ., training prior to facility Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Staff #1 was lacking proof of their high school diploma or GED.

Correction Required: A secondary staff person shall have obtained a high school diploma or a general educational development certificateA facility person's record shall include verification of child care experience, education and training prior to service at the facility.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
A copy of the staff's diploma was obtained and placed in the file. From this date forward there will be a copy of high school diplomas or GED in the files.
2018-03-21 Renewal 3280.123(a)(3) - Services proceeded Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Child #3 contained an Agreement that was lacking the services to be provided to the child/family.

Correction Required: An agreement shall specify the services to be provided to the family and the child, including the Department's approved form to provide information to the family about the child's growth and development in the context of the services being provided. The operator shall complete and update the form and provide a copy to the family in accordance with the updates regarding emergency contact information at 3280.124(f).

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The services were added to the child's agreement form. From this date forward all agreements will have the services provided completed.
2018-03-21 Renewal 3280.124(b)(6) - Insurance coverage information Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Child #1 contained an Emergency Contact form that was lacking the child's Health Insurance policy number.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include health insurance coverage and policy number for a child under a family policy or Medical Assistance benefits, if applicable.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The child's health information was obtained and filled in on the Emergency Contact Form. From this date forward, there will be the child's health coverage name and policy number for each child.
2018-03-21 Renewal 3280.124(b)(7) - Name/address/phone release person Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for Child #2 contained an Emergency Contact form that was lacking the addresses of the people designated by the parent to who the child may be released.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include the name, address and telephone number of the individual designated by the parent to whom the child may be released.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The addresses were obtained and completed on the Emergency Contact Form. From this date forward, there will be an address and phone number for all release people.
2017-03-06 Renewal 3280.123(a)(3) - Services proceeded Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The agreement form on file for child #2 was observed not to have documented the services provided to the family and the child.

Correction Required: An agreement shall specify the services to be provided to the family and the child, including the Department`s approved form to provide information to the family about the child`s growth and development in the context of the services being provided. The operator shall complete and update the form and provide a copy to the family in accordance with the updates regarding emergency contact information at 3280.124(f).

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Now and in the future I will make sure all services are put on the agreement.
2017-03-06 Renewal 3280.124(b)(7) - Name/address/phone release person Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The emergency contact form on file for child #1 was observed not to have the specific address for the person's whom the child is authorized to be released to.

Correction Required: Emergency contact information must include the name, address and telephone number of the individual designated by the parent to whom the child may be released.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Now and in the future I will make sure all addresses are listed on the emergency contact.
2017-03-06 Renewal 3280.166(1) - Written statement Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: It was observed that the facility did not have on file written statements giving the formual and feeding schedule for the infant aged children in care.

Correction Required: A written statement giving the formula and feeding schedule for an infant shall be obtained from the parent.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Now and in the future I will have all infant feeding schedules kept in there file.
2016-03-16 Renewal 3280.32(a)/3280.192(4) - Comply with CPSL/CPSL information Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for household member #3 had a state police clearance dated 3-13-16, after the CPSL requirement of 12-31-15 for updated clearances.

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

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The state police clearance is now up to date. In the future, clearances for staff persons and household members will be updated to comply with the CPSL and with Chapter 3490 (relating to protective services).
2016-03-16 Renewal 3280.34(b)(1)/3280.192(2)(ii) - HS/GED + 30 credits/Exp, educ., training prior to facility Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for staff person #2 lacked verification of 30 credit hours from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field to qualify as a primary staff person.

Correction Required: A primary staff person shall have attained a high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and 30 credit hours from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field. A facility person`s record shall include verification of child care experience, education and training prior to service at the facility.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The staff person will obtain verification of 30 credit hours. In the future, a primary staff person will have attained a high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and 30 credit hours from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field.
2016-03-16 Renewal 3280.35(3)/3280.192(2)(ii) - 8th grade + 2 yrs/Exp, educ., training prior to facility Compliant - Finalized

Noncompliance Area: The file for staff person #1 lacked verification of 2 years of experience with children to qualify as a secondary staff person.

Correction Required: A secondary staff person shall have a minimum of an 8th grade education and 2 years of experience with children. A facility person`s record shall include verification of child care experience, education and training prior to service at the facility.

Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
The staff person no longer works at the facility. In the future, a secondary staff person will have a minimum of an 8th grade education and 2 years of experience with children.

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