The university of south florida's employee assistance program (eap) assists employees with personal, family or workplace concerns/issues. Employee assistance programs for a new generation of employees defining the next generation o f f i c e o f d i s a b i l i t y e m p l oy m e n t p o l i c y. Introduction the employee assistance program (eap) offers confidential, professional help to you and your family members when you have personal, family or work-related concerns.
An employer’s guide to employee assistance programs 5 introduction in january 2004, the national business group on health convened the national committee on. Eapa standards and professional guidelines for employee assistance programs 2 table of contents introduction 3 a purpose 3. Employee assistance program introduction magellan provides an eap for the united states postal service and help the employee return to full job productivity.
Employee assistance programs (eaps) serve organizations and their employees in many ways, ranging from consultation at the strategic level to assistance to employees and family members experiencing personal difficulties. Chapter 38: employee assistance programs 389 chapter 38 employee assistance programs introduction employee assistance programs (eaps) are increasingly being used by employers as a health care cost management measure and as a tool for. Employee assistance programs (eap) are important to provide employees with a resource to adress increased absenteeism and higher health care costs. Employee assistance program most of us manage our lives successfully lifematters ® by empathia, a private firm specializing in employee assistance programs.
Currently, the employee assistance program (eap) and behavioral health benefits are being administered by optum eap services are offered at no cost to those individuals eligible to participate. Award programs 25-year service and employee assistance program (eap) excluded employee leave buy you and your eligible dependents have access to an employee. Benefits of employee assistance programs why have an eap an introduction to the worklife option why have an eap. Employee assistance program introducing your problems are part of life we all face problems from time to time esi totalcare eap employee trifold flipindd.
People seldom get through life without having to deal with some sort of serious personal problem an employee assistance program can give your employees a way to cope with personal issues that can have a negative impact on their job performance, such as work-related stress or problems outside of the workplace. An employee assistance program (or eap) is an employee benefit that typically offers employees and their family members a broad range of services these services can help to reduce everyday life stresses that can negatively affect employee attendance and concentration, the general workplace morale, productivity and an employee's ability to perform well on the job. Employee assistance programs (eaps) are plans that help identify and resolve issues facing troubled employees through short-term counseling, referrals to specialized professionals or organizations, and follow-up services. Stay ahead of work-life challenges an introduction to the employee assistance program (eap) presented by compsych® corporation.
What is eap an eap is an employee assistance programs are the human behavior/psychological experts that provide strategic analysis, guidance. Health and wellness employee assistance programs promote healthier and more productive workers according to the us bureau of labor statistics, employees that have access to wellness and employee assistance programs have the opportunity to pursue a healthier lifestyle. Introduction little is known about the effects of employee assistance programs (eaps) on occupational injuries.
The first employee assistance programs were known as occupational alcohol programs (oaps) and began as informal programs created by recovering alcoholics who had overcome drinking problems by attending alcoholics anonymous (aa) meetings [2, 3]. Employee assistance programs organisational rationales for the introduction of employee assistance programmes journal of workplace behavioral health, 20.
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