Department of Community Health
To register for a background check, please select one of the options below:

EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

Fingerprint-based criminal background check registrations for Personal Care Homes, Community Living Arrangements, Private Home Care Providers, Assisted Living Communities applicants and Voluntary Background Check Program participants must now register for the fingerprint-based criminal background check in the GCHEXS system before being fingerprinted through Cogent-GAPS.

Applicants must now start the registration for the fingerprint-based criminal background check in the GCHEXS system before being fingerprinted through Gemalto- GAPS. Clink on the link below to log into the GCHEXS system.

Address:
Two Peachtree St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Contact:
Office of Inspector General
Background Investigations Unit
Main Toll Free number (833) 463-0020
Local number (404) 463-7154
gchexs.user@dch.ga.gov