Certified Background Check
All EIU nursing student are required to have a certified background check completed prior to the start of clinical. Many states and health care agencies require certified background checks for students serving in area health care agencies. NUR 3303, 4106, and 4506 all have clinical components. The process may take as long as six weeks and so it is advisable to begin the process as soon as possible.
The nursing program has made arrangements with CertifiedBackground (www.certifiedbackground.com) to conduct background checks. The cost is the responsibility of the student.Access to clinical facilities may be denied based on information from the criminal background check.
Instruction for completing the certified background check are here.