Check Your Call-In Policies

A recent Third Circuit Court of Appeal decision provides great guidance on what a good call-in policy can look like. In this case the employer, Penn State Health, utilized a call-in policy that required employees to make¬†twocalls when they wanted to request FMLA leave: First, an employee had to call to a designated “call-off” line,…

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The Affordable Care Act: major actions in 2017 and what to expect in 2018

Throughout 2017, the Trump Administration and the Republican-led Congress continued to pursue one of the primary pillars in their party’s platform: repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). While Congress had visualized repeal and replace efforts as the first priority on the agenda in 2017 under the then newly seated Trump Administration, multiple attempts…

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