Helping employees navigate cancer

Addition to employee benefits can support workers during difficult time
By Peter Anglin and Mike Waechter
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/09/2013

When employees are diagnosed with cancer, they begin a long and difficult journey through a strained and often intimidating health-care system.

Not only can this journey take its toll on their physical and emotional well-being, it also has a harmful effect on their productivity and the employer’s bottom line.