Conducting employee background checks: new responsibilities, new resources, new pitfalls.

@article{1998ConductingEB,
  title={Conducting employee background checks: new responsibilities, new resources, new pitfalls.},
  author={},
  journal={Hospital security and safety management},
  year={1998},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={
          5-10
        }
}
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    Hospital security and safety…
    1998
Growing legal and regulatory pressures are being applied to healthcare institutions to do a better job of screening job applicants--whether they are physicians, nurses, housekeepers, or security officers. In the past, the hiring of employees who turn out to have criminal pasts has sometimes proven both costly and embarrassing to hospitals, as this report reveals. However, while there are now many resources available to uncover an applicant's criminal record, there are pitfalls to be aware of… CONTINUE READING

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