The MSDH Criminal History Record Check Division processes background checks only for MSDH-licensed healthcare and child care facilities.
Background checks for other types of facilities may be provided by the Mississippi Department of Public Safety's Criminal Information Center. More information »
Health and Child Care Facilities
Each healthcare and child care provider must inform applicants being fingerprinted that their fingerprints will be transmitted to the Mississippi Department of Public Safety and run through the Mississippi Criminal Information and Federal Bureau of Investigation databases in order to complete state and national background checks.
Contact the Criminal History Record Check Division at 601-364-1101, fax: 601-364-5056.