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7 Steps to Take if a Candidate Disputes Their Background Check Results

After a candidate completes the disclosure and authorization process for a pre-hire background check, you’ll soon have results to help you move the candidate through the hiring process. However, sometimes the background check results reveal information the candidate wants to dispute. 
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Should Arrest Records Be Part of Your Criminal Background Check?

Criminal background checks have become nearly universal among employers, and they provide critical information to help organizations manage potential hiring risks. According to a 2020 Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) study, 93 percent of employers use national criminal databases and 85 percent use state, county, or local sources for all or some candidates.
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What to Look for in a Clinical Rotation Management System

As a program manager for a health professions program, clinical rotation management systems help clinical sites, universities, and health science students keep track of key requirements and the many activities occurring throughout each student’s rotation experience. Using a comprehensive system gives users access to tools for tracking important deliverables and clinical rotation milestones.
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Background Check Integrations: How Complicated Will it be to Connect Your Technology?

The integration of two or more technology platforms might sound complicated on the surface, but it is relatively easy to achieve. On a basic level, integration allows systems with different ways of storing and categorizing information to interact over the same network. 
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8 Ways to Create a Great Remote Candidate Experience

Given the global shift to remote work, it’s likely your organization may do more remote hiring than ever before. To successfully attract and engage candidates, you’ll need to take actions to provide them with an exceptional experience from the moment they learn about your organization to the end of the selection and screening process.
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How to Maintain Background Check Compliance and Quality on a Tight HR Budget

In these challenging times, organizations facing change and uncertainty must reevaluate their spending, and the budget for background screening is no exception. As you move through the budget planning process, you may need to reconsider certain screening activities. You’ll also need to factor in anticipated staffing levels, changes in the types of positions you fill, and the efficiency of your screening provider’s processes. Though you may make some changes, you don’t want to compromise on compliance or quality.
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Background Check Vendors: 5 Steps to Assuring a Positive Partnership

To get the most from your background screening activities, your background check vendor must meet your needs for compliance, accuracy, and efficiency. However, not all vendors have the same screening methods, and not all have the processes in place to help you achieve your most critical recruitment and talent management goals. 
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Healthcare

Supporting Health Science Students’ Mental Health and Well-Being in Stressful Times

While the pandemic has left no industry untouched, the past year has set unprecedented levels of stress for health sciences. Adding to that, it’s no secret that there’s an increased need for more robust healthcare staffing. Thankfully, health science students are staying the course to fill the gaps of an understaffed workforce. However, while health science students are pursuing careers where they will support the health needs of others, they also need support for their own health needs, including their mental well-being. 
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How Frequently Should You Audit Your Drug Testing Policy?

Your drug testing program helps you maintain a drug-free workplace and reduce accidents and injuries. But like other aspects of your background screening program, you need to periodically review the effectiveness of your program and take advantage of opportunities to make improvements.
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VerifyStudents and Medicat: Your Tool for Managing Student Compliance with Immunization Requirements

Managing student compliance with immunization requirements requires modern technology to automate core processes and minimize errors. It also requires expert analysis to verify health and immunization information submitted by students. Thanks to the integration partnership of VerifyStudents by Corporate Screening and Medicat, you can achieve both with one platform.
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Understanding the Soft Cost of a Managed Service in the Procurement Process

In the procurement process, you take into account a range of variables when deciding on a provider. In addition to the upfront quoted price for products or services, you also consider a provider’s reliabil...

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What Is the Lifetime Value of Ongoing Drug Screening?

Employment drug screening is an essential component of the pre-employment hiring and screening process. It can help you manage hiring risk and potentially keep some accidents and injuries from happening.&n...

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8 Healthcare Procurement Challenges and How to Solve Them

Your healthcare organization requires the right balance of talent, equipment, and supplies to meet patient care needs. However, achieving an optimal balance is often complicated by internal and external fa...

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