Description: Smith, Fern is a Registered Family Child Care Home in Baltimore MD, with a maximum capacity of 8 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 0-23 Months. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.
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|Findings: Six children in care did not have complete health assessments or required lead screenings.|
|Findings: Emergency and disaster plan provided to Specialist was from a previous address; the plan had not been updated as required; Provider stated she had forwarded a copy of the updated disaster plan to OCC.|
|Findings: Fire drill record contained dates and time completion information through December; no exit time or comments were indicated.|
|Findings: The plan provided for review had not been updated annually as required.|
|Findings: Two children in care were sharing emergency cards. One child in care did not have an emergency card ;Ms. Smith's granddaughter was in attendance with no emergency card.|
|Findings: Observed a refrigerator and microwave in the kitchen that were dirty; the refrigerator had partially open containers of food.|
|Findings: The grass in the enclosed play area was overgrown.|
|Findings: First Aid card provided to Specialist expired on 12/20/2016;no CPR card was provided for review.|
|Findings: The substitute was upstairs as six children , two under the age of two asleep in bouncy chairs, were in the basement resting. A bottle of bleach, bleach wipes. a can of paint. and a bucket of dirty water were accessible to the children|
|Findings: Observed bleach, bleach wipes, paint, dirty water, and a full size chair with broken legs accessible to the children.|
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