Health Department says Starbucks in Willow Grove Mall operating with no hot water for hand wash sinks during inspection

Health Department says Starbucks in Willow Grove Mall operating with no hot water for hand wash sinks during inspection

Willow Grove, PA

Starbucks at Willow Grove Mall

Willow Grove Mall
2500 MORELAND ROAD – SPACE 3038
WILLOW GROVE, PA 19090

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 2/14/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Starbucks at Willow Grove Mall was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 5 violations were found and include one or more violations determined to be food borne illness risk factors.

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • Sign stating inspections available upon request not posted in public view. Sign emailed during inspection.

  • Facility lacking a CFSM with MCOPH. Facility is granted 30 days to apply for new certificate or provide proof of course enrollment to fax or email provided. Application emailed during inspection.

  • Facility is lacking a written vomit/fecal incident procedure at time of inspection. Sample document emailed to facility.

  • Both hand washing sinks in facility lacking hot water supply. Other sinks in facility have hot water supply. A follow-up inspection will be conducted on 2/18/20 pending repairs to verify hot water of at least 100F has been restored to hand wash sinks.

  • Sanitizer concentration at small trays tested below 100ppm for quat sanitizer. Facility refilled with 200ppm solution during inspection.