Abuse Registries

Before any person who will be providing direct patient care is hired, health care facilities, emergency medical services, and individual health professionals are required by law to conduct background checks using the state sex offenders registry, the state abuse registry and the abuse registries for states in which the prospective employee has lived in the previous 7 years, according to Public Chapter 1084.

Read Public Chapter 1084

Tennessee Sex Offender Registry

National Sex Offender Registry

Tennessee Abuse Registry

Other Abuse Registries