In order to be a home care agency provider, a person must complete the department's criminal conviction background inquiry application, which is submitted by the agency to the department. This includes an FBI fingerprint-based background check if the home care agency provider has lived in the state of Washington less than three years.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 71A.12.030
, 71A.12.120. WSR 05-17-135, § 388-825-335, filed 8/19/05, effective 9/19/05.]