Merit Learning Center - Goshen IN Licensed Center

801 Wilkinson Dr, Goshen IN 46526
(574) 533-9743

About the Provider

Description: Merit Learning Center is a Licensed Center in Goshen IN, with a maximum capacity of 24 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Infant-Two. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ 1; PTQ 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 24
  • Age Range: Infant-Two
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
Licensing
2017-08-23
Childrens admission records 2017-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36
There were a few children's files that were missing shot records and physicals.
Licensing
2017-08-23
Bathrooms 2017-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
One of the bathroom sinks is coming unsealed from the wall and needs to be re-caulked.
Licensing
2016-01-26
Records, kept at the child care center, shall document the following for all current staff, substitutes, and volunteers: Verification that staff is free of tuberculosis within thirty (30) days of employment and annually thereafter 2016-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41(a)(7)
Licensing
2016-01-26
If a days supply of bottles is prepared at one (1) time, each bottle shall be covered and labeled with the childs name, date, and time poured 2016-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-135(g)
Bottles were not labeled correctly.
Licensing
2016-01-26
Caregivers shall place infants on their backs or sides in their cribs for sleeping 2016-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-141(b)
There was a blanket in one of the cribs.
Licensing
2016-01-26
If toothbrushes and toothpaste are used, the following applies: The center shall not store them in the toilet room 2016-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-93(c)(2)
Toothbrushes were being stored in the bathroom.
Licensing
2015-08-11
During the first two (2) weeks of employment, all staff shall receive documented training in recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect. The director shall update this training annually 2015-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13(b)
No documentation on site for child abuse training for all staff.
Licensing
2015-08-11
Records, kept at the child care center, shall document the following for all current staff, substitutes, and volunteers: Verification that staff is free of tuberculosis within thirty (30) days of employment and annually thereafter 2015-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41(a)(7)
No documentation on site of drug screen results, TB test results, 1st aid and CPR training and Universal Precautions training for all staff.
Licensing
2015-08-11
The center shall provide hot and cold running water at all hand washing sinks 2015-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114(c)
Hot water temperature was too high.
Licensing
2015-08-11
The center shall use an antiscald valve approved by ISDH to maintain water temperature between one hundred (100) degrees Fahrenheit and one hundred twenty (120) degrees Fahrenheit on all hot water supplied to sinks, bathing, and washing facilities used by children. 2015-09-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114(d)
No approved anti-scald valve was found.

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