Some examples of sample letters from a physician include a request for medical leave and an authorization to return to work. A physician provides a request for medical leave letter for a patient who needs time away from work due to an illness or medical condition.Continue Reading
The sample request for leave letter may or may not document the employee���s condition, depending on privacy concerns, but indicates that a leave is necessary and estimates how long it is expected to last. The authorization to return to work simply states that an employee has the physician���s approval to resume normal work duties or return on a limited basis on a particular date. This letter normally does not discuss the nature of the illness or condition and does not reveal protected or confidential information.
Another example of a sample letter from a physician is a letter of request for accommodation to an employer or property owner. This letter explains that the patient has a certain condition that requires the employer or property owner to make a specific accommodation for the patient. The accommodation may include an exemption from lifting heavy objects, shorter work hours, or the installation of ramps and railings in a residence. Disability laws generally require employers and property owners to provide such reasonable accommodations for workers and tenants who need them.Learn more about Business Communications