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 New York.

Required Credentials:

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

  • Physical (completed within the last year)

  • 1-step PPD, 2-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

  • MMR (Titers that document that you are immune to Measles, Mumps and Rubella)

  • Resume

  • **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 (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 - 50% of our partners in New York require this credential

    before claiming a shift - please enter mobile numbers for your references

  • License Certification - the majority of our partners do require this credential

  • Flu Shot - about 50% of our partner facilities in the area do require a flu shot during flu season

  • Varicella - about 30% of our partner facilities require documentation on your Varicella Titers before claiming a shift


Forms To Complete:

  • Completed the CheckR Email to start a Criminal Background Check - this will be emailed to you once you have uploaded your Annual Physical, TB Test, and ID.


Items that ShiftMed will Verify:

  • Criminal Background Check (completed within the last year)

  • Active Professional New York LPN or RN License


LPNs and RNs in New York are required to attend Facility Orientations.


Upload your credentials in the ShiftMed app.

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