Generali UK Employee Benefits

Eldercare support services An increasing number of employees are jug- gling the demands of work with caring responsibilities – for elderly relatives, children and sometimes both - and as the first of the baby boomer generation reaches retirement age this situation is only going to get worse. Generali’s eldercare support service (ESS), which is provided in partnership with carefully selected third-party providers, including EAP provider LifeWorks and also Best Doctors, provides the following support to an employee’s parent: — Home-based assessment after an unplanned overnight stay in hospital; — Report written by an occupational therapist or nurse if appropriate experienced in eldercare, including care package recommendations should assisted living be required. — Access to the Generali telephonic EAP service, for assistance on topics such as bereavement, accommodation and mobility aids; — Support in locating care services and care homes; — Access to various valuable Best Doctors services, including a vast online resource of health and medical information, help in finding a specialist for a specific medical case or condition, plus access to the Best Doctors member care centre telephone line for guidance on the support available. 1 in 9 employees will be caring for someone who is older, disabled or seriously ill. Source : Employers for Carers website, accessed June 2018 “ 8 | Generali UK - Wellbeing For Employees

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