What is Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)?
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) meaning
A federal law that guarantees up to 12 weeks of job protected leave for certain employees when they need to take time off due to serious illness or disability, to have or adopt a child, or to care for another family member. When on leave under FMLA, you can continue coverage under your job-based plan.
reference: Healthcare Glossary