Employees are expected to take leave as needed to recover from illness, maintain work/life balance, and manage their health and other personal needs. But when a pattern of absences results in lost productivity, or impedes the work of others, attendance can become an issue. Attendance problems may show up as:
The Employee Assistance Program provides resources for and assistance to employees and their family members to resolve personal or work related problems.
Original: February 17, 2009
Last update: September 10, 2015