scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 2,609
Implementing Employee Assistance Programs Introduction When the average employee hears the words employee assistance programs he may immediately think of medical benefits Another employee may think of Workers Compensation Yet another may think of further training for possible advancement Although all of their conceptions are true they are not all inclusive There are several parts to the vehicle called Employee Assistance Programs or EAPs Employee Assistance Programs are defined by Myers as structured programs that utilize technical administrative and professional human services and personnel people on either a contractual or employment basis to meet the needs of troubled employees 4 EAPs are needed so that the work environment is safe and productivity is as high as possible This benefits the employees as well as the employers The process of creating and implementing EAPs will be discussed It is important to define who the troubled employee is how the EAPs are to be structured and how it is that the troubled employee is helped through the structured programs As those three areas are discussed some of the statistics that make these EAPs necessary or at the very least helpful will be looked at also The Troubled Employee Many of us have seen Gus hes the one who believes that in order to ease the hang over from last nights party he has to have a drink the next morning But it may not stop there He needs a sip around 10am to take the edge off Whatever he does on his lunch is his business so he may go home and have a couple of beers before returning to his job - at the factory Gus probably has a problem with alcohol as do 6 to 10 percent of the employee population Myers 5 Of that number 30 percent of them are manual workers Myers 5 In any situation this could become quite costly if there were an accident on the
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA