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Substance abuse and employee rehabilitation

Thompson, Robert Jr.

Substance abuse and employee rehabilitation

by Thompson, Robert Jr.

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Published by Bureau of National Affairs in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Employee assistance programs -- United States.,
    • Substance abuse -- Treatment -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-468) and index.

      StatementRobert Thompson, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.E42 T46 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 485 p. ;
      Number of Pages485
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1851091M
      ISBN 10087179649X
      LC Control Number90002629
      OCLC/WorldCa22314233

        Employees who receive substance abuse treatment, on the other hand, “may fare better at work, earn more, and require less assistance,” according to data collected in a study at Cappella University. They are also entitled to key job protections under the law when they receive drug or alcohol treatment.   No organization, maybe with the exception of a solo, owner-operator business, is immune to employee turnover. Some organizations recognize signs and symptoms of turnover faster than others do and are quicker to adapt or implement preventative measures. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

      According to the United States Department of Labor, “FMLA leave may only be taken for substance abuse treatment provided by a health care provider or by a provider of health care services on referral by a health care provider. Absence because of the employee’s use of the substance, rather than for treatment, does not qualify for FMLA leave.”. The College suspects that an employee’s work performance or on-the-job behavior may have been affected in any way by alcohol or drugs, or that an employee has otherwise violated the substance Abuse Policy. An employee must complete the necessary drug information and consent forms prior to .

        An employee who twice failed to complete a substance abuse treatment program was not protected by either the Americans with Disabilities Act or the Family and Medical Leave Act, according to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Shirley v. Precision Castparts et . employees, CDPS encourages the rehabilitation of employees who voluntarily seek assistance or self-report alcohol and drug abuse problems. It is the goal of the CDPS that employees will take responsibility for their own behavior and be encouraged to voluntarily seek professional assistance. However, when an employee violates the CDPS.


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Workplace Substance Abuse Laws and Regulations. The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act of both affect drug and alcohol policies. The following outlines aspects of the ADA and the Rehabilitation Act of and some state statutes that relate to employees with drug and alcohol issues.

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Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number. How EAPs Treat or Prevent Substance Abuse in the Workplace. EAPs do not specifically refer workers to substance abuse treatment programs; however, they can help prevent substance abuse through education and help employees understand health benefits offered by the company in the event that they need treatment for a substance abuse problem.

By having objective measures the employee may have a harder time disputing the employer’s evidence.” Consult and prepare with appropriate stakeholders: Employers should have a substance abuse policy already in place for their workplace. In addition to developing a substance abuse policy, all stakeholders can.

(a) Substance abuse may be a serious health condition if the conditions of §§ through are met. However, FMLA leave may only be taken for treatment for substance abuse by a health care provider or by a provider of health care services on referral by a health care the other hand, absence because of the employee's use of the substance, rather than for treatment, does.

Public Law (5 U.S.C. §§ and ), The Federal Employee Substance Abuse Education and Treatment Act ofand title 5 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Partrequires Federal agencies to establish appropriate prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative programs and services for alcohol and substance use disorders for Federal.

Your employees, of course, are not likely to signal their drug or alcohol problems by singing about them, so you should be attuned to the signs of a substance abuse. Employers don't have to accommodate any alcohol or illicit drug use in the workplace, but they must be careful not to discriminate against workers with a history of substance abuse who are no.

Alcohol and drug abuse by employees cause many expensive problems for business and industry ranging from lost productivity, injuries, and an increase in health insurance claims. The loss to companies in the United States due to alcohol and drug-related abuse by employees totals $ billion a year, according to the National Clearinghouse for.

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Najavits. out of 5 stars Paperback. and with the recommendation of the substance abuse expert, must successfully pass a drug and alcohol test, before being returned to active duty. Thereafter the employee may be subject to follow up testing at the frequency and for the duration determined by the Director HR Services, having regard to the recommendation of a substance abuse expert.

CSAT promotes community-based substance abuse treatment and recovery services for individuals and families in every community. Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) CBHSQ is the government’s lead agency for behavioral health statistics, as.

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Pay attention and catch signs of substance abuse early to help get an employee back on track at work and in their life. It’s well worth the effort to find ways to help an employee with a drug or alcohol problem. What is employee drug rehab. Since alcoholism and drug abuse is a common part of many workplaces—law offices, construction sites, and restaurants, in particular—having a policy to address the need for treatment for those affected by addiction is essential.

Many workplaces sponsor Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) that offer short-term counseling and/or assistance in linking employees with drug or alcohol problems to local treatment resources, including peer support/recovery groups.

In addition, therapeutic work environments that provide employment for drug-abusing individuals who can demonstrate abstinence have been shown not only. The FMLA does not prohibit an employer from instituting policies against drug or alcohol abuse, or prohibit the employer from enforcing those policies with actions up to and including termination.

However, if an employee requests a leave to seek substance abuse treatment, SHRM believes this is “a legitimate basis for FMLA leave”. COUNSELING AND REHABILITATION Employees who voluntarily seek help for substance abuse (self-referral) by contacting the Company will be given an opportunity to pursue counseling and rehabilitation.

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A rehab facility that offers inpatient services may also include residence managers and housekeepers. A center that treats co-occurring conditions, both mental health disorders and substance abuse disorders, will have a psychiatrist or team of psychiatrists on ing on the amenities and degree of luxuryoffered, there may be additional support staff members, including a lawyer, life.

Dealing with employee drug or alcohol abuse seems troublesome, and hiring a new employee altogether seems as if it is the best choice for the company.

But that choice may be wrong.A complicating factor in substance-abuse and dependency issues is that even if the affected employee seeks treatment and returns to active and productive employment, relapses are common and considered a part of the disability.

As such, the duty to accommodate may be ongoing.Treatment for an Employee's Own Substance Abuse Is Covered The law makes it clear that a worker can take FMLA leave to treat his or her own substance abuse.

However, the treatment must be.