RCS Background Check Information

DSHS

Aging & Long-Term Support Administration (ALTSA)

Regulations

Additional Support

If you have questions about the background check results you receive from the BCCU, the source information such as DOH findings, other registry findings, a rejected Background Authorization form or want assistance with a Character, Competence and Suitability review, please contact:

  • For questions related to Nursing Home, Assisted Living Facilities, Adult Family Homes, or Enhanced Services Facilities please contact Claudia Baetge at (360) 725-2589 or claudia.baetge@dshs.wa.gov
  • For questions related to the Supported Living Program (SL) or Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID), please contact Lori Gianetto-Bare at 360-407-1549 or  lori.bare@dshs.wa.gov