|Employee Assistance Program|
In order to help you deal with a situation that's troubling you or if you are looking for information and referrals, the County has contracted with Magellan Health Services. This is a prepaid service (benefit) offered to employees, their spouses and eligible dependents. Up to six sessions are allowed per issue, and there is no co-pay or charge. This program can help you resolve your personal concerns, so you can be your best at work and at home. Among other things, you can get help with: Work Stress, Anger Management, Family/Parenting Issues, Alcohol or Drug Dependencies, Coping with Change, Marital or Relationship Issues, Anxiety or Depression, Grief or Bereavement. Trained customer service representatives and professional counselors are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week via a toll-free telephone number to confidentially discuss your concerns. You must contact Magellan Health Services to be referred to a provider in our area. Call 1-800-523-5668 or you may also log on to Magellan's web site at http://www.MagellanAssist.com.
More information regarding benefits can be found in the Personnel & Benefit binders as well as by contacting the HR Department. All benefits are subject to eligibility requirements and may change at any time. In the case of a difference between the above listed information and the master policies, the master policies will be controlling.