Working in the field of health care, you’re challenged to:
- Comply with federal regulations
- Protect patient safety and privacy
- Manage risks and minimize liabilities
- Reduce liability
It’s a balancing act. But we can help. We offer background checks and verification services tailored to the health care industry. We help ensure that your staff and volunteers meet both national standards and the expectations of your facility.
Why choose Verified Credentials
We Help You Manage Risk
Our first step is to conduct a comprehensive assessment of your current screening process to identify areas for improvement. We then help you customize a background screening program to meet the needs and risk level for each position.
Our comprehensive background checks address state and federal requirements. Background checks can include:
- County Criminal Search ›
- ID Trace Pro II ›
- National Criminal Database Search ›
- National Sex Offender Search ›
- FACIS® Report ›
- Government Watch List Search ›
- Professional License Verification ›
We Have Your Compliance Needs Covered
Our in-house compliance staff will help you identify regulations that apply to your organization, including Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) standards.
We also handle bulk projects for Office of the Inspector General (OIG) reports, criminal searches and driving record searches that you may need to update periodically for employees.
Patients Are Protected
Your patients depend on you to safeguard their personal safety and information. Background checks are key to managing risk and protecting your patients, staff and volunteers. You can depend on us to help you meet this expectation with:
- Accurate and comprehensive background checks
- Assistance developing a consistent hiring policy
- Periodic reviews of compliance requirements
We’ll tailor an online screening account for your organization that aligns with your existing onboarding process. Stay on top of your screening program with access to tools that make seeing the big picture a snap. Our convenient online tools will save your staff time. And time equals money.
Technology features include:
- Tools to track and manage background checks
- Billing and invoicing by location, product or candidate
- Secure authentication with user account expiration, to ensure data privacy
- Ability for account administrators to manage users’ access
- Reporting available by location
- Ability to collect and store release forms and agreements
- Access to all archived candidate reports. Sort by user, date, reference number or location
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A Reputation You Can Trust
With a focus on the health care market, we provide services to more than 700 health care facilities and 900 medical education programs nationwide.
In addition, we are the exclusively endorsed background screening provider for the Tennessee Hospital Association, Virginia Health and Hospital Association, and Care Providers of Minnesota association.
For health care systems and hospitals utilizing an applicant tracking system, we are a Certified Integration Partner with HealthCareSource Position Manager. Verified Credentials is also a founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS).