Passing our certified background check is important to the safety of any potential employers. Completing this task is required to be hired for any job on CareLinx.


IMPORTANT: You must have a minimum of 60%-70% profile completion rate (depending on the program) before you can initiate a background check.

  • Your personal information is securely transferred to our background checking company (see below) through SSL encryption.

Follow our step-by-step instructions below to complete this requirement:

Be ready with: Accurate information that includes your social security number (SSN), legal name that can be verified with official documents, and other identifying information to process your background check and confirm your identity.

Step 1: Go to your profile on the CareLinx app. (Home > Jobs & Career)

Step 2: Select the Background Check button.

Step 3: Select START CHECK NOW to get started.

Step 4: Read and sign the Disclosure & Release forms.

Step 5: Enter all required personal information in our secure form.

Step 6: Select PAY $20.00 to submit your background check.

It will then take about 3-7 business days for it to fully process. (Can vary by county.)

Our background checks are serviced by “Backgrounds Online.” All information collected is securely transmitted to them to process your background check and not used for any other purpose.

ℹ️ If you are still having trouble or have any other questions, please send us an email at with a detailed description of your issue and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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