SECTION .6500 ‑ EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (EAP)
10a NCAC 27g .6501 SCOPE
(a) An employee assistance program (EAP) is a worksite based program designed to assist in the identification and resolution of productivity problems in the workplace associated with employees impaired by personal concerns including, but not limited to, health, marital, family, financial, alcohol, drug, legal, emotional, stress, or other personal concerns which may adversely affect employee job performance.
(b) The service is offered in partnership with employers with whom the area program has a written agreement and provides employee education, supervisory training, referral, follow‑up and program evaluation.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143B‑147;
Eff. May 1, 1996.