Montgomery County Health Department -- Division of Environmental Services
Inspection Report for Food Establishments
 Norristown Health Center
 1430 DeKalb Street, PO Box 311
 Norristown, PA 19401
 phone:  (610) 278-5117
 fax: 610-278-5167
Total Violations:    12 Date of Inspection:    3/25/2014
Risk Violations Count:    4 License Number:    A 1146
Arrival Time:    10:30:00 AM Expiration date:    3/31/2017
Departure Time:    12:30:00 PM Facility Closure:    
 Food Facility Name
  August Moon Restaurant
  300 E Main Street
 Purpose of Inspection
 Re-inspection on or after


IN=in compliance    OUT=not in compliance    N/O=not observed    N/A=not applicable
COS=corrected on-site during inspection    R=repeat violation
Compliance Status COS R
Demonstration of Knowledge
1 IN Certification by accredited program, compliance with Code, or correct responses    
Employee Health
2 IN Management awareness; policy present    
3 IN Proper use of reporting; restriction & exclusion    
Good Hygienic Practices
4 IN Proper eating, tasting, drinking, or tobacco use    
5 IN No discharge from eyes, nose, and mouth    
Preventing Contamination by Hazards
6 IN Hands clean & properly washed    
7 IN No bare hand contact with RTE foods or approved alternate method properly followed    
8 OUT Adequate handwashing facilities supplied & accessible X  
Approved Source
9 IN Food obtained from approved source    
10 N/O Food received at proper temperature    
11 IN Food in good condition, safe, & unadulterated    
12 OUT Required records available: shellstock tags, parasite destruction    
Protection from Contamination
13 IN Food separated & protected    
14 IN Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized    
15 OUT Proper disposition of returned, previously served, reconditioned, & unsafe food X  
Compliance Status COS R
Potentially Hazardous Food Time/Temperature
16 N/O Proper cooking time & temperature    
17 N/O Proper reheating procedures for hot holding    
18 N/O Proper cooling time & temperature    
19 N/O Proper hot holding temperature    
20 IN Proper cold holding temperature    
21 IN Proper date marking & disposition    
22 N/O Time as a public health control; procedures & record    
Consumer Advisory
23 IN Consumer advisory provided for raw or undercooked foods    
Highly Susceptible Populations
24 N/O Pasteurized foods used; prohibited foods not offered    
25 N/O Food additives: approved & properly used    
26 IN Toxic substances properly identified, stored & used    
Conformance with Approved Procedure
27 OUT Compliance with variance, specialized process, & HACCP plan X  
Risk factors are improper practices or procedures identified as the most prevalent contributing factors of foodborne illness or injury. Public Health Interventions are control measures to prevent foodborne illness or injury. * - Critical Item Requiring Immediate Action
Good Retail Practices are preventative measures to control the addition of pathogens, chemicals, and physical objects into foods.
Compliance Status COS R
Safe Food and Water
28 N/O Pasteurized eggs used where required    
29 IN Water & ice from approved source    
30 N/A Variance obtained for specialized processing methods    
Food Temperature Control
31 IN Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control    
32 N/O Plant food properly cooked for hot holding    
33 N/O Approved thawing methods used    
34 OUT Thermometer provided & accurate X  
35 OUT Food properly labeled; original container X  
Prevention of Food Contamination
36 IN Insects, rodents & animals not present; no unauthorized persons    
37 OUT Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage & display X  
38 IN Personal cleanliness    
39 OUT Wiping cloths: properly used & stored   X
40 N/O Washing fruit & vegetables    
Compliance Status COS R
Proper Use of Utensils
41 IN In-use utensils: properly stored    
42 OUT Utensils, equipment & linens: properly stored, dried & handled X  
43 IN Single-use & single-service articles: properly stored & used    
44 IN Gloves used properly    
Utensils, Equipment and Vending
45 OUT Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed, & used X  
46 IN Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained, & used; test strips    
47 IN Non-food contact surfaces clean    
Physical Facilities
48 OUT Hot & cold water available; adequate pressure    
49 IN Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices    
50 IN Sewage & waste water properly disposed    
51 IN Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned    
52 IN Garbage & refuse properly disposed; facilities maintained    
53 IN Physical facilities installed, maintained, & clean    
54 OUT Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used    
  Montgomery County Health Department -- Division of Environmental Services
Inspection Report for Food Establishments
DISINFECTANT/SANITIZER:  Heat: Y  Chemical: Cl & QAT  CFSM Name: Yong Ryu  Exp. Date: 3/31/2018
Item/Location Temp Item/Location Temp Item/Location Temp
Fish in 1 door reach in 32 ° F beef in reach down freezer 34 ° F prep unit 38 ° F
walk in refrig 38 ° F 1 door reach in 10 ° F 2 door reach in 38 ° F
1 door reach in 4 ° F sushi dispaly 38/38 ° F  ° F
 ° F  ° F  ° F
  Item No.                                                 Violations cited in this report must be corrected within the time frames below.
  8. Hand wash sink at banquet bar and banquet kitchen blocked by cutting board. COS
  Lacking single use hand towels and hand soap at banquet bar and banquet kitchen hand wash station. COS
  12. Lacking parasite destruction letter from seafood provider. Facility contacted companies and copy will be sent to MCHD.
  15. Soup left in soup warmer next to prep unit from night before. Facility voluntarily discarded. COS
  27. Lacking recipe for sushi rice.
  Lacking distilled water to calibrate pH meter. Facility supplied before end of inspection.
  34. Lacking visible thermometers through out kitchen, basement, and banquet area refrigeration.
  35. Open can of ketchup stored in original container in walk in refrigerator. COS
  Lacking common name label in English on bulk dry goods in basement area.
  37. Food items through out walk in refrigerator and banquet kitchen uncovered.
  Personal items stored on dry storage rack in kitchen.
  Bulk rice stored in hallway to upstairs.
  Food containers stored on the floor in banquet kitchen.
  39. 2xR- Wet wiping clothes stored on counter and tables outside of sanitation solution. COS
  42. Wet mop head stored in mop bucket in banquet kitchen.
  Cooking tongs stored on oven door handles at cook line.
  Cooking utensils stored in stagnant water through out kitchen. COS
  Ice scoop stored on top of ice machine in basement area.
  45. Ice machine splash guard unclean.
  Ice build up in 1 door reach in freezer in basement area.
  Hand sink in banquet kitchen unclean.
  48. Lacking hot water under pressure at hand sink in mens and womens toilet room in banquet area.
  Facility has 24 hours to repair. Contact MCHD when repaired.
  If there is a 2nd follow up or more needed facility will have to pay $305.00 each follow up before they a schedule a follow up appointment.
  54. Lacking light shield or shatter resistant light bulb in men's toilet room in banquet area.
  Note: Smoke detector in women's toilet room covered with tape. Facility removed.
  Ansul system in banquet kitchen was last inspected April 2011. Facility stated they no longer use equipment except for gas rice cooker.
  MCHD will contact Norristown Fire Marshall to inform of tag and smoke detector.
  Person in Charge: Yong Ryu
Inspector (Signature):  Tim Moeller             Please see original copy for PIC signature
    Date: 3/25/2014

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