Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust
H1. Chronic Conditions Guide and Carers
26 November, 2013
Submitted: 4 December, 2013
Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust is committed to providing health and well-being support services to staff thus enabling those with long-term / chronic conditions achieve a better work-life balance.
The Trust is compliant with NICE guidelines on the management of long-term sickness absence and the Occupational Health Department offers early intervention, fast-tracking to Trust services, rehabilitation programmes including phased return to work plans, flexible working hours and reasonable adjustments are made to individuals working lives / environment wherever possible. Support is also given to staff members who have been advised to pursue ill-health retirement.