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:    8 Date of Inspection:    12/12/2014
Risk Violations Count:    1 License Number:    CC 112
Arrival Time:    10:50:00 AM Expiration date:    12/31/2016
Departure Time:    1:10:00 PM Facility Closure:    
 Food Facility Name
  Acme Market #7749
 Address
  1150 Welsh Road
 Municipality
  Towamencin
 Owner
  Acme Markets, Inc.
 Telephone
  215-361-3500
 Purpose of Inspection
  Routine
 Re-inspection on or after
  

FOODBORNE ILLNESS RISK FACTORS AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS

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 IN Adequate handwashing facilities supplied & accessible    
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 N/A 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 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 IN 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 N/A Consumer advisory provided for raw or undercooked foods    
Highly Susceptible Populations
24 N/O Pasteurized foods used; prohibited foods not offered    
Chemical
25 N/O Food additives: approved & properly used    
26 IN Toxic substances properly identified, stored & used    
Conformance with Approved Procedure
27 N/A Compliance with variance, specialized process, & HACCP plan    
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
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/O 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 IN Food properly labeled; original container    
Prevention of Food Contamination
36 IN Insects, rodents & animals not present; no unauthorized persons    
37 OUT Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage & display    
38 IN Personal cleanliness    
39 IN Wiping cloths: properly used & stored    
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 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 OUT Non-food contact surfaces clean    
Physical Facilities
48 IN 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 OUT Physical facilities installed, maintained, & clean   X
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: QAT  CFSM Name: Susan Thomas  Exp. Date: 3/31/2017
TEMPERATURE OBSERVATIONS
Item/Location Temp Item/Location Temp Item/Location Temp
Walk-in refrig./Bakery 40 ° F Walk-in refrig./Bakery 10 ° F Walk-in freezer/Seafood -20 ° F
Seafood salad 39 ° F Raw scallops 36 ° F Chicken/ready-to-eat 175 ° F
Mac & cheese/Ready-to-eat 170 ° F Walk-in refrig./Meat 42 ° F Whole chicken/retail area 135 ° F
Tuna salad/retail salad bar 39 ° F Walk-in ice cream freezer -10 ° F Deli retail case 41 ° F
OBSERVATIONS AND CORRECTIVE ACTIONS
  Item No.                                                 Violations cited in this report must be corrected within the time frames below.
  15- Dented cans in retail area and also in produce walk-in refrigerator. One can of Essential Everyday diced tomatoes (14.5 oz)
  and Baby Corn (Celebrity, 106 oz). Facility voluntarily discarded items. COS
  34- Inaccurate built-in ambient thermometers in deli case. Inaccurate ambient thermometer in seafood display
  case, and in retail cake case. COS
  37- Ice accumulation surrounding the cooling unit in ice cream walk-in freezer, ice was in direct contact with boxes
  of ice cream.
  37- Interior of microwave oven unclean in bakery.
  42- (2xR) Wet mop not hung up to air dry in mop room. COS
  45- (R) Tin foil lining rusted table at deli walk-in refrigerator.
  45- Cove base coming off of wall in bakery walk-in refrigerator.
  - Damaged door gasket of walk-in bakery freezer.
  47- Calcium-like build-up on top of dish machine.
  - Dust accumulation on the fan guards in bakery walk-in refrigerator.
  53- (2xR) Food debris on floor under dish machine.
  53- (2xR) Water stained ceiling tiles above "farmstand" retail section, women's public toilet room and men's employee toilet room.
  - Mop sink room archway unfinished and damaged.
  - Damaged metal door panel in meat walk-in refrigerator.
  54- Lacking end caps on fluorescent light in cheese display case across from deli cooler.
  - Cracked fluorescent light shield in deli salad case.
  - Missing fluorescent light shields in display cooler in produce area, hot dog cooler and rotisserie chicken case.
  Accompanied by EHS, Jerad Cinque.
       
  Person in Charge: Joe Stankovics
Inspector (Signature):  Yessika Mashinski             Please see original copy for PIC signature
    Date: 12/12/2014

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