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Florida Department of Health Background Screening
Florida requires state/national fingerprinting for the purpose of criminal history screening.
(s. 435.12, Florida Statutes). This statue is specific to employment positions that offer services to the elderly, disabled persons, and children. We capture fingerprints via the livescan fingerprinting process for submission to DOH for approval and issuance of Medical License.
1. 456.0135, Florida Statutes, requires FDLE electronically fingerprints for students, interns, applicants, employees, providers, contractors through Livescan Service Providers who offer photo capability in compliance with the requirements of Florida’s Care Provider Background Screening Clearinghouse pursuant to s. 435.04(1)(e), Florida Statutes. Florida Electronic Fingerprinting Services DOH livescan fees include fingerprinting, a photo, and submission to the Clearinghouse.
Florida ClearingHouse provides a single data location where livescan criminal history reports can be shared with other Florida departments and agencies who require criminal history screening.