Request For Medical Examination for Persistent And Prolonged Sickness
The Request for Medical Examination Letter is sent by the employer to the employee in cases of prolonged or persistent absence. This letter includes the 'fit note' requirements.
The Sickness and Absence Policy provides for the Company to be sympathetic to cases of genuine illness or
It further states that where there is concern for an employee’s health and his/her ability to carry out their work, the Company reserves the right to seek medical opinion(s) by asking the employee to agree to undergo an independent medical examination and/or obtain a report from the employee’s own doctor.
Refusal by the employee to agree to an independent medical examination and/or releasing a report from the employee’s own doctor may lead to the commencement of the Company's Disciplinary Procedures and Policy.
However, prior to any letter being sent to the
A record of the Absence Self Certificate form(s) and Absence Return to Work form(s) should be kept and
This Request for Medical Examination Letter template is in open format. Either enter the requisite details in the highlighted fields or adjust the wording to suit your purposes.