Thank you for your interest in ShiftMed. Here is a Checklist of requirements for LPNs and RNs that are interested in working through ShiftMed in this area.

Please NOTE that you must have a Professional License through the state of Ohio.

Required Credentials:

Documents that must be uploaded into the ShiftMed App before you can start claiming shift:

  • Physical (completed within the last year)

  • 2-step PPD, 1-step PPD or TB Blood Test (completed within the last year) or Chest X-Ray (completed within the last 5 years) **You will have more facility options if you have a 2-step PPD vs a 1-step PPD.

  • Identification - Requires Passport, if not Passport, then requires Driver’s License or Photo ID AND Social Security Card to complete I9 Verification

  • I-9 (Before completing be sure your Identification documents have been uploaded into the app)

  • CPR

  • Resume

  • Background Check - if you have a prior BCI Ohio Background check or a receipt for search confirmation please submit to shiftmedcreds@shiftmed.com or you can use the Get Help feature in the App to send it to us.

  • **COVID-19 Vaccine - if you receive the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson Vaccine please upload a copy of the documentation **NOT Required at this time, but it is recommended

  • Training Manual - completed directly within the app using the tab to sign feature

  • Company Handbook - completed directly within the app using the tab to sign feature


Pro Credentials:

Please note that these are NOT required for you to be hired by ShiftMed. These are special requirements that some of our partner facilities require:

  • COVID-19 Test - upload your most current negative COVID-19 test result that was collected within the last 2-weeks (Please note that partner facilities with the clipboard symbol in-front of their name in the app - may have COVID-19 testing at their facility)

  • Health Insurance Card - to have on file for the COVID-19 Vaccine

  • Get 2 References - there are a few partner facilities that require verified references before claiming a shift - please enter mobile numbers for your references

  • Flu Shot - there are a few partner facilities in the area does require a flu shot during flu season before claiming a shift

  • Drug Screening - this is required at some facilities and you will notified when you try to claim a shift if the facility requires one.


Items that ShiftMed will Verify:

  • If a prior BCI Criminal Background Check is submitted this will be verified by ShiftMed.

  • Active Professional Ohio LPN/RN License


Special Requirements:

  • Ohio Residency - requires an FBI Background Check if the caregiver is NOT a resident of Ohio or has not been a resident of Ohio for the passed 5-years -


Upload your credentials in the ShiftMed app.

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