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The record: License verification information for adult care home administrators, audiologists, dietitians and speech-language pathologists.
Why you'd want it: To make sure someone you or someone you care about is getting care from a licensed professional.
Where you get the record: Check licenses with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment at www.kdhehealthlicense.org.
How much it will cost: The information is free.