Background Checks

Background & Pre-Employment Checks

Mid Atlantic MedTesting provides on-demand employment background screening, drug and health screening, and employment eligibility solutions that help employers automate, manage and control employment screening and related programs.

Mid Atlantic MedTesting delivers the best and most reliable background checks and has the flexibility to adapt to your changing needs over time. By establishing ourselves as your trusted partner, we deliver reliable, complete, and current information, legal compliance with all applicable federal/state/local laws, unparalleled customer service, and the best overall value.

We empower employers to make informed hiring decisions by providing timely, accurate & complete employment background checks. Mid Atlantic MedTesting conducts criminal record searches directly at each of our nation’s 3,500 plus county courthouses, covering the entire United States.

We work directly with your organization to develop an effective pre-employment screening program that addresses your unique needs. Our background check solutions can include any combination of the following pre-employment screening and background check services.

(Commercial Driver’s License Information System) Search of database maintained by the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators to ensure single license issuance nationwide. Enables employers to comply with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requirements and helps eliminate a candidate who does not hold a valid Commercial Driver’s license. This search provides name, DOB, S.S. # match, AKA information, present jurisdictional state and license number and up to three previously held CDL numbers.

Criminal Search – Single County
Criminal record search in any U.S. County, via the Clerk of Courts Office in the specific county responsible for the applicant’s current and/or former resident and/or work addresses. Searches felony and/or misdemeanor indexes (involving statutory offenses) for the past 7 years. Multiple names and/or addresses require separate searches. PLEASE NOTE: Results take longer than InstaCriminal searches but are more in-depth and detailed.

Education Verification
A verification specialist will contact the school, college, university, or other educational institution or agency that granted the degree or certificate. The education verification report will include dates of attendance, degree, major or program, and graduation date, if applicable.
PLEASE NOTE: A signed Disclosure and Release Form is required to run this report.

Employment Verification
An employment verification specialist will contact the employer to verify information reported by the employee on a job application or résumé. The report will contain dates of employment, last position held and eligibility for rehire.

Federal Criminal Search
Reveals criminal complaints brought by the U.S. government against defendants for violations of federal criminal law.

Global Report
Accesses Global Criminal Database data to identify individuals linked to terrorism or appearing on government watch lists and sanction lists. Results include information from United States agencies as well as databases of other countries, institutions and international law enforcement agencies across the world.

US One Search
A powerful, virtually instant multi-jurisdictional search of state and county criminal records. This database is compiled from counties, Department of Corrections (DOC), Administration of the Court (AOC), and state sex offender registries from across the country. Also included in each search are national and international terrorism sources such as Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). This search includes the National Sex & Violent Offender Database, P.R.I.O.R.S. and the Foreign Nationals Database.

MVR (Motor Vehicle Report)
Searches information compiled from an individual state’s Department of Motor Vehicles. Reports access 3-7 years of license data (depending on the state) and will include such information as license status, suspensions or revocations, moving violations, DUIs, point

Professional License Verification—Public
Verification with the state or federal issuing authority of the applicant’s license, certification or credentials, the date of issue, expiration date and status. PLEASE NOTE: A signed Disclosure and Release Form is required to run this report.

Professional License Verification—Private**
Verification of private certificates in a variety of professions and disciplines. SEE FOLLOWING PAGE FOR FULL CURRENT LIST. PLEASE NOTE: A signed Disclosure and Release Form is required to run this report.

Reference Verification
A BSA verification specialist will contact the personal and professional references provided by the applicant and ask questions pertaining to the reference’s relationship with the applicant, length of time known, any joint work experiences, and overall character of the applicant.
PLEASE NOTE: A signed Disclosure and Release Form is required to run this report.

Residence Verification
Compares applicant information against a national registry database to confirm whether listed references are accurate.

Social Security
Address Trace Report Provides insight into applicant’s residency and movement patterns by returning full name, age and DOB, a complete address history, including dates and phone numbers at listed addresses. As an additional barrier to identity theft, data is crosschecked through the Social Security Death Index, which is designed to prevent stealing of a deceased person’s identity.