RCS Background Check Information


Aging & Long-Term Support Administration (ALTSA)


Additional Support

If you have questions about the background check results you receive from the BCCU, the source information such as DOH findings, other registry findings, a rejected Background Authorization form or want assistance with a Character, Competence and Suitability review, please contact:

  • For questions related to Nursing Home, Assisted Living Facilities, Adult Family Homes, or Enhanced Services Facilities please contact Antonietta Lettieri-Parkin at (509) 227-2474 or lettiean@dshs.wa.gov 
  • For questions related to the Supported Living Program (SL) or Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID), please contact Heather Lum, 360-407-1526, Heather.Lum@dshs.wa.gov