TITLE

WEIGH OUTCOMES AGAINST OBJECTIVES TO GAUGE EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

AUTHOR(S)
WOJCIK, JOANNE
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Business Insurance;6/3/2013, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p0008
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents tips for employers on how to gauge the success of their employee assistance programs (EAP). It says employers should focus on whether the EAP is achieving the objectives set when it was started. Employee assistance expert Jodi Jacobson Frey says that investing time and money on monitoring EAPs can offer a huge return on investment. According to benefits expert Kim Jinnett, employers should use employee performance measures, such as absenteeism, to measure EAP success.
ACCESSION #
88073557

 

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