Erlanger Health System offers Bereavement Leave to provide a means for
employees to have time away from work due to a death of an immediate family
member or an immediate family member of the employee's spouse.
All regular full-time and regular part-time employees are eligible for
Paid bereavement leave of up to three consecutive scheduled work days (based
on 7.5 hours each), can be taken within 14 calendar days of the death of a
member of the immediate family of the employee or employee's spouse. (Authorized
time for part-time employees will be a prorated amount based on the employee's
regularly scheduled hours.)
Employee's immediate family is defined as spouse, father,
mother, child, brother or sister, grandparent, or grandchild-any of whom may be
either natural, foster, step-, or adopted.
Spouse's immediate family is defined a father, mother,
child, brother or sister-any of whom may be either natural, foster, step- or