One more reason to be skeptical of ‘Doctor’s notes’ — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily

One more reason to be skeptical of ‘Doctor’s notes’

Get PDF file

by on
in Human Resources

A growing list of web sites—such as, and—sell customizable templates of doctor’s notes, jury duty notices and even funeral announcements. The Associated Press recently highlighted one of the sites in an article that, no doubt, was forwarded to millions of otherwise unaware employees.

Tips: Obtain copies of these phony letters, and then look for similar ones coming from employees. Or, have your IT folks see whether employees are visiting these sites, and block access to the sites from work computers.  

Leave a Comment


Previous post:

Next post: