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he HR Open Standards Screening workgroup is responsible for developing and maintaining standards for the Background Check industry. This group focuses on transactions between Screening Service Requesters, Screening Supplier Providers, and Researchers.

Project Roles

  • Project Lead: Kim Bartkus, Executive Director, HR Open Standards
  • Schema Editor: Tom Adams, Senior Developer, Applicant Insight

Kim Bartkus | Executive Director, HR Open Standards
Project Lead

As Executive Director for the HR Open Standards Consortium, Kim develops and executes strategic plans to meet the consortium's goals. Her position also encompasses the development of organizational memberships, outreach, workgroup coordination, and liaison with other standards organizations. Kim has spoken at numerous events in the US, Canada, and Europe, sharing her enthusiasm for standards and networking with HR technology leaders.

Current Project

This team is currently working with the Assessment workgroup to develop staging for background checks.

Future projects may include:

  • Screening Vendor (CRA to Researcher)
  • Drug Testing
  • Security Credentials (in conjunction with Recruiting workgroup)

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