Healthcare – Background Screening

Healthcare Background Screening

Criterion offers its clients background and pre-employment screening options. General factors include:

  • Criminal record searches (includes wants and warrants)
  • Education and employment verifications and references
  • Credit reports
  • Motor vehicle/driving records
  • Tenant history
  • Workers’ compensation claims history
  • Fraud and Abuse Control Information (FACIS)
  • Drug screening

Specialized screening factors important to healthcare organizations include:

  • Office of the Inspector General—violations of Medicare and Medicaid, perpetrators of healthcare fraud and patient abuse, controlled substance convictions
  • GSA—violations of Medicare and Medicaid
  • Professional license verification
  • Immunization tracking
  • Sex offender registry
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) fingerprinting