Eligibility

Some criminal convictions can cause you to become ineligible to work as an aide.  

Click the link below to view a table of these convictions:

 

List of Convictions Barring Employment or Disqualifying a person from HHSC Licensure as a Nurse Aide or Medication Aide (PDF)

 

These criminal convictions are outlined in the Texas Health and Safety Code and the Occupations Code.

 

NOTE: If an aide has a new arrest, an update in the disposition of a current arrest, or a new conviction, HHSC will receive the update.