A Beginner’s Guide to Background Checks

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If you’ve ever been hired for a new job, you might be familiar with the phrase “We’re just waiting to get your background check back,” regarding your onboarding process. But what exactly does that mean? What information does your employer access during one of these mysterious “background checks?” If you’re in the dark, we’ve got you covered. We’re going to …

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Four Ways You Can Commit to a Safer Workplace in 2024

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As 2024 just begins to unfold, many are focusing on how they plan to commit to their New Year’s Resolutions. Even if you don’t have one yet, there’s no better time to start thinking about how you can make this year better than the last. TEAM invites you to make some New Year’s Resolutions with us that focus on workplace …

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In For a Scare? The Dangers of Delta‑8 THC

Halloween is just around the corner, and with the spooky season comes the usual influx of frightening rumors: razor blades inside of apples, psychoactive drugs being handed out alongside your kids’ Reese’s Cups, all the usual suspects. But there’s one thing slipping under many noses this fall despite holding potential for real danger: Delta‑8 THC. What is Delta‑8? Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) …

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Three Signs of a Substance Use Disorder

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September is National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month. Addiction is a serious issue in the United States, with over 25.6% of Americans aged 18 to 25 having a substance use disorder. Awareness is necessary to help those with addictions, but do you really know what entails addiction, or more formally, a “substance use disorder?” Keep reading to learn about …

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TEAM Background, LLC Achieves Background Screening Credentialing Council Accreditation

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RALEIGH, N.C., July 17, 2023 – The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA®) Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC) announced today that TEAM Background, LLC has successfully demonstrated compliance with the Background Screening Organization Accreditation Program (BSOAP) and will now be formally recognized as BSCC-Accredited. 

DOT Adds Oral Fluid Testing as an Alternative to Urine

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On May 2, 2023, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that it would officially authorize employers to use oral fluid testing as an alternate methodology to traditional urine drug testing. This policy adjustment went into effect June 1, 2023; however, collectors, devices, and laboratories need to meet several requirements before oral fluid testing can be fully implemented.

TEAM Clinics Service Disruption: Severe Winter Weather
9:32 AM CST. Due to severe weather in Tulsa and Oklahoma City, both TEAM clinic locations are temporarily closed. We will provide further updates as the situation develops.
Happy Holidays! Our offices will be closed on Monday, December 25. We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, December 26, 8 a.m. CST.