February 2016

Did you know that the SSA-89 consent form for SSC's CBSV search was recently updated? The SSA's CBSV service is an important verification tool for employment screening. It verifies that a subject's claimed identity (name, SSN and DOB) match the SSA's Master File and Death Index with 100% accuracy! Access the new form HERE. Is this verification a part of your screening package?
On December 30, 2015, the Commonwealth Court in Pennsylvania unanimously found the Older Adults Protective Services Act's (the Act) lifetime prohibition on the ability of individuals with convictions to hold certain jobs in nursing homes and long-term care facilities to be...

Proper and thorough employment screening is essential in any industry, and health care is no exception. Professionals who manage the health, wellness and long-term care of patients are tasked with...
The University of Illinois Board of Trustees on Thursday approved a revised policy requiring criminal background checks for new employees, including faculty members. The new policy addresses concerns about...

An administrator working for the University of Pennsylvania's Office for Fraternity and Sorority Life lost his job in January after a student-run blog cast doubt on his academic credentials...


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