Attending Work While Sick: Implication of Flexible Sick Leave Policies

@article{Rousculp2010AttendingWW,
  title={Attending Work While Sick: Implication of Flexible Sick Leave Policies},
  author={M. Rousculp and S. Johnston and L. Palmer and B. Chu and P. Mahadevia and K. Nichol},
  journal={Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={52},
  pages={1009-1013}
}
Objective: To examine the impact of various flexible sick leave policies (FSLPs) on workplace attendance of employees with self-reported “severe” influenza-like-illness (ILI) symptoms. Methods: This is a prospective study of employees from three US employers, which involved collection of information on employees' access to FSLPs and monthly experience with ILI and workplace attendance from November 2007 to April 2008. Multivariate analyses were used to estimate the impact of FSLPs on employees… Expand

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