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Provider Enrollment

Public Authority facilitates provider orientation and manages the enrollment process for new and inactive IHSS providers.

How to Become A Provider

If you are a new provider or a provider that has not been paid by IHSS in over a year; you will need to complete the Provider Enrollment Process.

  1. Complete the online process by selecting the "Continue To Enrollment" button below to create an account. Save your username, password and security questions.
  2. Watch the IHSS videos online.
  3. Complete the required forms online.
  4. Schedule an orientation appointment.
  5. Attend the in person orientation. Be sure to bring the required documents listed below.
    1. Current valid Driver’s License or a US government issued photo ID.
    2. Social Security Card that matches your ID.
  6. In addition to the online registration, providers will need to complete a mandatory background check.
    1. Take the completed Live Scan form (print from enrollment site or pick up at orientation) to a fingerprinting site.
    2. Fingerprinting is paid for by you and currently costs approximately $80.
    3. Live Scan Locations | State of California - Department of Justice - Office of the Attorney General
  7. The payroll process will begin when the enrollment process is complete and your background check has cleared.
    1. The SOC 426 A is required to be completed by the recipient and returned.

Continue To Enrollment