Dena Calo and Anne Di Salvo Author a June 2015 Article in The Leave & Disability Coordination Handbook Discussing Avenues for Investigating Employee Leave When FMLA Abuse is Suspected

Dena Calo and Anne Di Salvo Author a June 2015 Article in The Leave & Disability Coordination Handbook Discussing Avenues for Investigating Employee Leave When FMLA Abuse is Suspected
How to Use Second and Third Medical Opinions to Curb FMLA Abuse
Dena Calo and Anne Di Salvo
The Leave & Disability Coordination Handbook

Using a hypothetical scenario, Dena Calo and Anne Di Salvo discuss when it is appropriate for employers to request additional medical opinions for employees when FMLA abuse is suspected. Dena and Anne provide guidelines for investigating such questionable abuse and discuss choosing a health care provider for the second and third medical opinions.