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Is caring for someone affecting your work?

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GPs throughout England and Wales can now refer employed patients who have been, or are likely to be, off sick from work for four weeks or more for a voluntary occupational health assessment.

This new service employs occupational health professionals who consult with employees and identify obstacles preventing the employee from returning to work. A Return to Work Plan will be agreed providing recommendations tailored to the employee’s needs, which can replace the need for a fit note.  The service will also signpost relevant resources e.g. carer resources.

Fit for Work

Fit for Work

Click here to go to website: Fit for Work