DDS of Metro East is an authorized reseller of FIRM Fingerprint Solutions and VERIFY pre-employment and background investigative services. (For complete Verify Inc. company information go to http://www.firmsystems.net).
How Does It Work?
Fingerprints are digitally captured via Live Scan technology and electronically submitted to the Illinois State Police and/or the FBI. Background check results are seamlessly shared with the appropriate requesting regulatory entity.
How Long Does It Take?
Under normal circumstances, appointments for fingerprinting typically take between 5 to 10 minutes and the background check results are generally available within 10 to 15 business days and sent electronically to the requesting entity.
Do You Do On-Site Group Fingerprinting?
Yes, we would be happy to come to your location. Please call for pricing.
When Can I Go?
Our hours of operation at DDS are: Monday thru Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm. Closed NOON to 1:00pm.
Do I need an Appointment?
Yes, appointments are preferred and recommended. Wait time for walk-ins can vary. Please call ahead to make sure an appointment time is open and technician is available.
What Should I Bring With Me?
Photo Identification is required. State issued drivers license, state ID, passport, or FOID card, are all acceptable forms of identification.
Schedule of Fees: Licensure- $55.00; School Employee – $55.00; UCIA- $35.00; IDPH – $35.00; Reprints – $10.00. We accept cash or money orders. We do not accept personal checks, debit cards or credit cards.
Other Services Provided
- Credit History
- Driving Record
- Social Security trace
- Education verification
- Reference check
- Professional license
- Medicaid/Medicare sanction check
- Employment verification
- Illinois sex offender registry
- National sex offender registry
Why Use VERIFY?
Thirty-five percent of employment applications or resumes are falsified or embellished. Effective use of VERIFY eliminates liability associated with negligent hiring practices.
Who Needs to be Fingerprinted?
- Construction Companies
- Explosive/Pyrotechnic License Applicants
- Gaming License Applicants
- Health Care Workers/IDPH
- Massage therapists
- Nurses RN/LPN
- Non-Emergency Health Care Transportation
- Private Investigators
- Security/PERC card applicants
- School District Employees
- School Bus Drivers
- Many more occupations