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Showing posts with label #listentolieb #telehealth #hospitaloperations #realestateinvesting #podcast. Show all posts

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Wage & Hour Litigation is Coming from Remote Workers

The US Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division recently issued "guidance regarding employers’ obligation under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA or Act) to track the number of hours of compensable work performed by employees who are teleworking or otherwise working remotely away from any worksite or premises controlled by their employers" that is a must read by employers / HR professionals. 

We addressed this issue on the Lieb Cast on 8/2/2020's segment 3 at the 9 minute mark well before the guidance was ever issued as this advice was a no brainer for a quality employment attorney like Mordy Yankovich

We advise you now that Fair Labor Standards Act lawsuits are coming. 

Are you prepared? 

To get prepared, you need to immediately establish "a reasonable process for an employee to report uncompensated work time."  

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Discrimination: Disabled's Right to Reasonable Accommodation to Eliminate Possible Exposure to COVID in the Workplace

A must read for all employers, both public and private, is the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's publication "What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws."

In plain English, if you have an employee with a pre-existing disability that either "puts her at greater risk during this pandemic" or, if such disability will be "exacerbated by the pandemic," and such employee requests a reasonable accommodation, then, you better either grant that request or engage in the "interactive process" to avoid getting sued.  

Be warned - the lawsuits are coming.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Lieb Radio | 5/31/20 Show on Telehealth Innovation - Perspective from National Leaders

This pandemic is advancing patient care through technology and shifting the operations of medical care. Congress has allowed doctors to practice interstate telehealth through the CARES Act allowing patients to consult with top physicians around the country digitally. Learn from leaders in the field how the advancement is changing the entire medical industry and find out how Walmart is leading the future of healthcare and how that will impact real estate.

On Sunday 5/31/20 at 1pm on WRCB 103.9 FM (listen live HERE) we have the following guests:

  • Robin Glasco, Healthcare Strategist / Consultant for Walmart and Board Member of the American Telehealth Association
  • Dr. Ketan Badani, Professor of Urology and Vice Chairman of Robotic Operations at Mount Sinai Health System
  • Andrew Starr, Chief Health Operations Officer of Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare

Podcasts are released at 1pm on Sundays after each show.