Description: Nykisha Harcum is a Registered Family Child Care Home in Sunderland MD, with a maximum capacity of 8 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.
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|Findings: Provider completed 2017-2018 training late. Training should have been completed by the end of February 2018, but was not completed until May 2018. This has been corrected. Provider should complete 12 hours of continued training by February 28, 2019. Please send copies of certificates to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: There is no lead screening on file today for one 2 year old child. This child meets the new age requirement for blood lead level testing. Please have parent/guardian AND health care provider complete Page 4 of health inventory and have health care provider administer blood test if indicated. *There are 2 other children who should have Page 4 of the health inventory completed by parent/guardian AND health care provider. Provider is reminded that all children born on or after 1/1/15 or who otherwise meet the new requirements will need to have blood lead level testing completed at 12 months and 24 months. Please obtain and add copies of paperwork to children's files and send copies to Lic Spec.|
|Findings: There is no emergency card present during inspection today for one 2 year old child. Obtain from parent/guardian and add to file. Send copy to Lic Spec.|
|Findings: Provider has completed 12 hours of continued training for the 2016-2017 training cycle, but it was completed late. Provider has completed Basic Health and Safety training (3 hours) for the 2017-2018 training cycle. Provider should complete 9 additional hours of continued training by February 28, 2018. Please send copy of certificate(s) of completion to Lic Spec.|
|Findings: Provider had 1 infant, 3 two year olds and 1 three year old present during inspection time today. The TV was on for the majority of the inspection (but was switched to music shortly before lunchtime). Provider is reminded that children 2 and older should not view more than 30 minutes of passive technology per week and children under 2 should not view any passive technology. Please send written correction to Lic Spec regarding how this will be corrected.|
|Findings: Provider does not have a written screen time policy that has been given to parents/guardians. Provider should create a screen time policy and give a copy to parents/guardians by adding to contract, adding an addendum to contract or providing them with a separate handout. Send copy to Lic Spec.|
|Findings: No Noncompliances Found|
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