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I have been out on disability since October 2,. I have

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hi my name is***** have been out on disability since October 2, for illness. I have chronic scoliosis ,emphysema and intention tremor. I work in the dental dept. as a dental assistant. every time I go back to employ health, they deny my clearance. my situation is not getting better.. my question is could I ask for a leave of absence till at lest 3 more months..i work for Bronx Lebanon hospital.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney who will try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply, but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Can you tell me if your employer has a Human Resource department?.

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Does the employer have any established policies about taking medical leave?

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How many employees work for the employer?

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thanks

Barrister