Office of Alcoholism and
Substance Abuse Services


 

Criminal Background Check Information

General Information

Program Staff

Credentialing

  • OASAS Credentialing Bureau will act as a “provider” for purposes of initiating any required check of the Staff Exclusion List and the process for fingerprinting and criminal background checks at the beginning of the application process. Because Credentialing may involve an extended time period to complete education and training requirements there may be more than one required background check.

Certification

  • OASAS Certification Bureau will act as a “provider” for purposes of initiating any required check of the Staff Exclusion List and the process for fingerprinting and criminal background checks at the beginning of the application process.