When a House Officer has been off work due to a single serious illness or injury for thirty (30) calendar days, the circumstances will be discussed between the House Officer's Program Director and the House Officer to determine the appropriate course of action. Courses of action will include:

  1. Return to work plan established based on Work Connections review of medical documentation from treating physician.
  2. Application submitted for Long Term Disability, if appropriate
  3. Obtain approval from GME Office for course of action
  4. Contact of the HOA by the House Officer for information regarding the LTD Plan and other benefits that may be affected.