Last Thing Discussed: Benefits Talk for the Workplace

PFML Preparedness to Support Caregiving Needs

Episode Summary

An exploration of Paid Family Medical Leave, why it’s so important, and tips for employers.

Episode Notes

On today’s episode of Last Thing Discussed, Carolyn sits down with The Standard’s Senior Statutory Business Consultant, Samantha Reed and Product Manager, Jessica Bolar to discuss why Paid Family and Medical Leave or PFML, is a vital benefit for today’s workforce. More than 1 in 6 working Americans* are unpaid caregivers at home and the pandemic has only increased their caregiving needs. Today’s show covers what makes PFML such a crucial benefit, how to prepare for PFML changes and tips to keep employees engaged. 

*Source: Family Caregiver Alliance

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