DHHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) List Search
Search of federal government supported database of debarments and exclusions from federal procurement and non-procurement programs. If a name match is discovered, CS will make a reasonable attempt to identify the data on the list to the subject of the background investigation.
General Services Administration (GSA) List Search
Search of federal government supported database of debarments and exclusions. If a name match is discovered CS will make a reasonable attempt to identify the data on the list to the subject of the background investigation.
CS Global Sanctions & Watch List Search
CS Global Sanctions & Watch List Search improves your compliance with the U.S. Patriot Act and provides access to hundreds of national and international data sources with information about individuals and organizations linked to terrorism, proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, drug trafficking and other acts that threaten national security. These individuals and entities may be a threat to global and national security and in most cases cannot be legally employed. The data sources searched typically include the over 100 global sources.
National Practitioner Data Bank Search (NPDB)
Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB)
The NPDB / HIPDB are primarily an alert or flagging systems intended to facilitate a comprehensive review of health care practitioners’ professional credentials. The information contained in the data banks is intended to direct discrete inquiry into, and scrutiny of, specific areas of a practitioner’s licensure, professional society memberships, medical malpractice payment history, and record of clinical privileges and to combat fraud and abuse in health insurance and health care delivery. The information contained in the data banks should be considered together with other relevant data in evaluating a practitioner’s credentials; it is intended to augment, not replace, traditional forms of credentials review.
CS Healthcare Fraud and Abuse Search
Because disciplinary actions and other sanctions are tracked and reported by numerous agencies or associations in each state, healthcare employers frequently struggle to determine what constitutes a reasonable search effort. CS Healthcare Fraud and Abuse is a database information service that offers sanction histories on individuals and entities in the healthcare field. It reports on disciplinary actions from exclusions and debarments to probation and letters of reprimand.
The search includes information provided by Federal agencies as well as more than 800 licensing and certification agencies located in all 50 states. CS Healthcare Fraud and Abuse provides information on more than 50 types of healthcare professionals, from physicians and midwives to home health agencies and ambulatory services. The search also references the Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) SDN and Blocked Persons List.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Debarment List
Search of the public list of firms or persons debarred by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Food and Drug Administration pursuant to sections 306(a) and (b) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 335(a) and (b)) as published in the FEDERAL REGISTER (FR).
State Registry, Excluded Party, Debarment and Sanction List Searches
The Nurse Aide Registry keeps track of those individuals who have met written and skills test criteria to be certified for employment in long-term care settings, usually nursing homes. The registry also maintains records of those nurse aides who have had a finding of abuse, neglect or misappropriation of property against them.