Better screening. Better hiring.

CredentialCheck is an Inc 5000 company, specializing in compliant background screening, drug testing, verifications, and other services of need to HR professionals. While our main clients are companies over 500 employees, we work with companies of all sizes and offer self-service options for smaller businesses. CredentialCheck has been recognized for outstanding customer service and a successful culture by winning awards like “Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation” in 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and “Crain’s Cool Places to Work” in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2016, 2018 and “Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in Detroit” in 2008, 2012, 2014.

  • What You Get

  • How It Works

  • Results

  • Resources

What You Get

Background Screening

Focused on compliance through employment background screening and drug testing services, we’ve been a pioneer in the industry for nearly 35 years to help you build a stronger, safer workforce.

National Accreditation

While fewer than 3% of employment background check companies are accredited, CredentialCheck is an accredited, founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS).

Service Excellence

CredentialCheck makes your job easier by providing accurate, timely, and compliant background checks for employment – and we do it with 100% U.S.-based client relationship specialists.

Focus on Compliance

We monitor the legislative landscape to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal laws. CredentialCheck maintains strict compliance with the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) requirements.

Industry Expertise

Whether you’re a small business or have more than 500 employees, CredentialCheck can help. We specialize in finance, manufacturing, food & retail, healthcare, and staffing to help you hire with confidence.

Trusted Partnership

From verification services to employment drug screenings, our priority is to understand your needs, build a long-term relationship, and help you receive the highest return on your screening investment.

How It Works

In a world where one mistake in an employment background screening can prove disastrous, it pays to be thorough. That’s why CredentialCheck offers an array of services and technologies designed to help companies make informed decisions quickly.

Ultimate partners with CredentialCheck, powered by Joynd, to offer a comprehensive suite of cloud-based background and drug screening services.

Through a bi-directional integration between Ultimate Software and CredentialCheck, recruiters and hiring managers can initiate employment background and drug testing checks on candidates directly within UltiPro Recruiting® with just a few clicks.

Once a background check is initiated, information entered into UltiPro Recruiting is pre-populated in the background check form, reducing duplicate data entry. Then, an email is sent to the candidate to provide any additional information and to obtain consent.

With seamless access and an interactive workflow for managing background screening requirements, the solution offers a fast, simple, and intuitive user and applicant experience, allowing you to increase workforce productivity, reduce time-to-hire, and get more, high-quality hires.

CredentialCheck’s unique screening services include:

  • Criminal Searches
  • Identity & Sanction Services
  • Occupational Health Services
  • Verification Services
  • International Searches
  • Partner Services

Customer Results

Healthcare / Pharmaceutical Company

"Thank you for the quick response ... certainly a good sign when choosing a vendor."

Current Customer | Anonymous


Compliance Resources

Compliance is central to everything we do. Browse our library of compliance resources to learn more about our Adverse Action Program, review sample disclosure and authorization documents, and stay up to date on the latest labor and employment law news.

Browse CredentialCheck's compliance resources.