Volume 26, Number 1—January 2020
CME ACTIVITY - Research
Paid Leave and Access to Telework as Work Attendance Determinants during Acute Respiratory Illness, United States, 2017–2018
|Work attendance||Mean no. days worked
|Access to telework
||Paid leave benefits
|Yes, n = 198||No†, n = 1,164||Yes, n = 1,074||No, n = 282|
|Did not work||1.54‡||1.91||1.85||1.91|
*Days worked or not worked ranged from 0 to 3 days. Boldface indicates statistical significance.
†Among 1,164 persons with no telework access (i.e., did not habitually telework), 15 persons reported that they worked from home for ≥1 d during the first 3 d of illness.
1Preliminary results from this study were presented at the International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, August 27–29, 2018, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.