Sites Requiring Criminal Background Checks

Several Michigan Public Acts, as well as federal laws, now require that any individual who regularly provides services to certain segments of the population (generally, those deemed "vulnerable" or "special," including but not limited to children and the sick) must submit to a criminal background check in order to obtain and maintain privileges in clinical and/or educational settings.  Additionally, many sites affiliated with Central Michigan University (CMU) for educational purposes have adopted this requirement.

The educational and clinical sites of many CMU Programs require CMU students to participate in the care of clients, patients, and children in various clinical or educational settings.  CMU students are therefore subject to this legislation. Students accepted into these programs are therefore accepted contingent on passing a criminal background check. 

​Sites Requiring Criminal Background Checks:

Bellin Memorial Hospital, Inc.

Bronson Healthcare Group

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Coastal Harbor Health​

Detroit Public Schools

DLP Marquette General Hospital LLC

Florida Health Sciences Center d/b/a Tampa General Hospital

Henry Ford Macomb

Henry Ford Health System

Inpatient Consultants of Michigan, P.C.

Lakeland Regional Health System

Munson Medical Center

Ohio State University/Dodd Hall Rehabilitation

Portage Health

Riverside Health Care

Shriners Hospitals for Children

St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron​

St. Mary’s of Michigan/St. Mary’s Michigan Standish Hospital


 All Professional Education Field Experience Sites:

Includes Student Teaching, Pre-Student Teaching (Midtier) and Service Learning​