Family & Medical Leave Act: The Basics

Understanding and ensuring compliance with the many technical requirements of the Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) is challenging, especially for those in the health care industry. In this presentation, Hall Render attorneys focus on FMLA usage in the health care industry and provide a general overview of, among other things, how an employer should determine if an employee is eligible for FMLA-protected leave and what rights an eligible employee is entitled to. This presentation also provides basic information about curbing employee abuse of leave. This webinar is intended to benefit human resources professionals as well as general counsel in the health care environment who are interested in learning the basics of FMLA. For a deep dive into more advanced FMLA topics that impact employers in the health care industry, please consider watching our “Seven Advanced Topics Under the FMLA Facing Health Care Employers” webinar.