The Basics of Background Checks for Healthcare Employees

May 8, 2016
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In today’s world, many things are not what they seem.

Unfortunately, this truth sometimes extends to the candidates you are considering for hire. Running a background check is one action that can often save you headaches and heartburn from unwanted surprises down the road.

Check out this video for a little more information on why this step is important.

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About Patricia Fulmer, OD

Patricia is a 2012 graduate of The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry and former AOSA National Liaison to the AAO. After graduation, she moved to Amarillo, TX, to complete her residency in Ocular Disease and Primary Care at the Thomas E. Creek VA Hospital. Patricia is the current Center Director for VisionAmerica of Huntsville, a co-management practice specializing in secondary and tertiary care, cataract surgery, strabismus, and oculoplastics in Huntsville, AL. She recently earned her Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry at the 2015 meeting in New Orleans. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, attending concerts, art, and Alabama football.