Overlook Hospital Child Care Center - Summit NJ Regular Child Care Center

41 UPPER OVERLOOK RD, SUMMIT NJ 07901
(908) 522-5600

About the Provider

Description: Overlook Hospital Child Care Center is a Regular Child Care Center in SUMMIT NJ, with a maximum capacity of 150 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 - 13 years. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 20OVE0002
  • Capacity: 150
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2020-02-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: floors, carpeting, walls, window coverings, ceilings, and other surfaces shall be kept clean and in good repair.

Violation Observed: Clean the rocking chair in room 2.
2020-02-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(6) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: food waste receptacles shall be lined and maintained in clean and sanitary condition.

Violation Observed: Provide covers to the garbage cans throughout the center.
2020-02-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(15) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: ventilation outlets shall be clean and free from obstructions, and filters shall be replaced when saturated.

Violation Observed: Clean the vent above the door in room 1.
2020-02-03 3A:52-6.3(a)(12)(ii) Food and nutrition
All centers shall comply with the following requirements, the center shall ensure that these safety and sanitation practices are followed: sippy cups shall be labeled with the child’s name.

Violation Observed: Ensure water bottles are labeled with the child's name in room 6.
2020-02-03 2020-02-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(10) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: all corrosive agents, insecticides, bleaches, detergents, polishes, any products under pressure in an aerosol spray can, and any toxic substance shall be stored in a locked cabinet or in an enclosure located in an area not accessible to the children.

Violation Observed: Ensure all cleaning products are inaccessible to children. Upon request they were put out of reach of children.
2020-02-03 2020-02-03 3A:52-5.2(a)(5) State, county and municipal government physical facility requirements
The center shall be permitted to obtain a valid fire safety inspection certificate issued by the municipality in which it is located, based on a fire inspection conducted within the preceding 12 months, and submit a copy of the certificate to the Office of Licensing in lieu of a CO or CCO, if the center serves only children 2 ½ years of age or older and is located in a public school building that is used as a public school.

Violation Observed: Ensure fire panel is maintained in working order. At the time of the inspection the fire panel was reading trouble. The center reset the panel to working order.
2020-02-03 3A:52-6.3(a)(12)(v) Food and nutrition
All centers shall comply with the following requirements, the center shall ensure that these safety and sanitation practices are followed: unused portions of food shall be labeled with the child's name, date, and type of food. The food shall be stored in the refrigerator, returned to the parent, or discarded with the parent's consent. All unused food shall be discarded if not consumed by the end of the day.

Violation Observed: Ensure left over snack is cleaned from the table and plastic snack storage bags are picked up from the floor.
2020-02-03 3A:52-7.7(a)(3)(iv) Environmental sanitation requirements
The schedule for disinfecting shall be as follows: tables used by the children for eating shall be washed and disinfected before each meal.

Violation Observed: Ensure staff clean and disinfect the tables before lunch using the 2 step cleaning and disinfecting process.
2020-02-03 3A:52-7.7(e)(1)(iii) Environmental sanitation requirements
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: in addition to the items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3, the following equipment items or surfaces shall be washed and disinfected after each use, diapering surfaces.

Violation Observed: Ensure staff use the 2 step cleaning and disinfecting process after each diaper change.
2020-02-03 3A:52-7.8(a)(4)(vi) Personal hygiene requirements
Handwashing requirements are as follows: staff members shall wash their hands with soap and running water immediately after coming into contact with blood, fecal matter, urine, vomit, nasal secretions, or other body fluids or secretions.

Violation Observed: Ensure staff wash their hands after wiping children's noses.
2020-02-03 3A:52-6.4(f) Rest and sleep requirements for early childhood programs
When cribs, playpens, cots, mats or other Office of Licensing-approved sleeping equipment are stored with sheets, blankets, or other coverings as single units, at least one item of each unit shall be labeled with child-identifying information.

Violation Observed: Label the cribs in room 1.
2020-02-03 3A:52-6.6(e)(1) Discipline
The center shall maintain on file a written policy on the disciplining of children by staff members. The policy shall reflect the provisions specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-6.6(a) through (c) and include the acceptable actions that a staff member may take when disciplining a child (that is, discussion with the child, time-out, etc.).

Violation Observed: post center's discipline policy.
2020-02-03 3A:52-7.7(b)(2) Environmental sanitation requirements
Centers that maintain outside sandboxes or play areas containing sand shall ensure that the sand is maintained in a safe and sanitary manner.

Violation Observed: Remove the overgrown debris from the sandbox on the playground.
2020-02-03 3A:52-4.8(d)(1) Orientation training
In lieu of the child care staff development specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.8(b), the director, head teacher(s), group teacher(s), and program supervisor(s) shall each complete 20 hours of staff development each year. Recommended topics of training for these staff include educational and physical activity.

Violation Observed: Provide annual training for all credentialed staff.
2020-02-03 3A:52-5.2(a)(8) State, county and municipal government physical facility requirements
The center shall obtain a Life Hazard Use Registration certificate applicable to the center’s licensed capacity and ages served pursuant to the Uniform Fire Safety Act, N.J.S.A. 52:27D-192 et seq. The center shall post this document in a prominent location within the center.

Violation Observed: Provide center's life hazard certificate.

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