This is exactly why C-Screen was created.
Records show this caregiver was a convicted felon and was charged with theft at least 10 times before going to work as the woman’s caregiver.
This is not an isolated incident. Open a web browser and type “caregiver arrested” or “caregiver had prior arrest record”. These crimes are only the tip of the iceberg. How many elderly people are abused and robbed every day?
According to the World Health Organization, roughly one in six people age 60 years and older experienced some form of abuse in nursing homes and long-term care (LTC) facilities in 2018. Elder abuse is only likely to increase given the growing proportion of the population over age 65.
C-Screen lets you see how employers screen their employees, including which employers perform necessary background checks and which do not. Click here if you would like to learn more and receive a complimentary report.
Know who you’re dealing with.