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Backgrounds Checks/ Drug Screening
Background Clearance/Conviction Information
Notice Concerning Eligibility for the Nursing Program
If a student cannot obtain background clearance from the clinical agencies, it will not be possible to place the student in the clinical areas, which is a required component of the program. In the event that a student cannot obtain a background clearance, the space will be forfeited.
Students who are found to be ineligible for clinical placement by the clinical agency after admission to the nursing program shall be subject to dismissal from the program, as they will be unable to complete mandatory clinical rotations.
Applicants are sent a copy of the screening report. Applicants have the right to disput the accuracy of the report.
Please note the following specific information:
Background Screening Information for Northern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers
Criminal Background Check requirement for all nursing students placed at a Northern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Center,
Outpatient Clinic/Medical Office Building, Home Health & Hospice, or Appt & Advice Call Center.
Effective 1/1/2008, a student with a background check that indicates any of the following felony and/or misdemeanor convictions
within the last 7 years is not eligible for clinical placement:
Notice Concerning Board of Registered Nursing Licensure
If students have any questions about the background screening, nursing program eligibility, or the Board of Registered Nursing requirements, they should contact the Nursing Program Director at 415.485.9326.
Note: All materials submitted during the application process become the property of the College of Marin. Incomplete applications will not be considered. All materials will be kept on file for one year following the selection process. Materials on file past this time period will be destroyed. A new application form with supportive documents will be required for each re-application to the program