Tag: medical release

Question: Is the “fitness for duty” medical certification a generic form or does the employer create it to designate their ability to return to work after a medically related absence? Answer: An employer may seek a fitness-for-duty certification only with regard to the particular health condition that caused the employee’s need for leave. The certification…

Question:  Can we require special medical documentation or suggest that an employee see a doctor of our choosing when returning to work after having a contagious disease? Answer:  Given there is a legitimate concern of the health and safety of your employees and clients, you can seek clarification from the employee in the form of…