Fingerprinting

Fingerprint scanning leads to privacy fight

Fingerprint scanning leads to privacy fight

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The latest tension between employee privacy and staffing procedures is embodied in an Illinois long-term care employee suing his workplace over twice-a-day required fingerprint scans.

Employee fingerprint scans land provider in class-action lawsuit

Employee fingerprint scans land provider in class-action lawsuit

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An Illinois nursing home is facing a class-action lawsuit filed by a worker who argues that the facility's required daily fingerprint scans pose a threat to their privacy.

CMS may require more stringent provider screening for Medicare, Medicaid enrollment, participation

Some healthcare providers would be subject to criminal background checks and fingerprinting under a new fraud-prevention plan from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.