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American Red Cross Maternity & Paternity Leave

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Employee Comments

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  • Sep 21, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Boston, Massachusetts

    This is only available through FMLA. There is not formal Maternity or Paternity and Maternity is not covered under Short Term Disability - FMLA.

  • May 15, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Collections Specialist II in Columbus, Ohio

    I know a few employees who used this and they liked it but i personally did noy use it.

  • Feb 15, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Former New Business Development Rep in Lansing, Michigan

    Don't get pregnant. It will cost you!

  • Nov 10, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Laboratory Technician II in Douglasville, Georgia

    Most companies would get a 1 star here anyway.

  • Sep 11, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Donor spec I in Lansing, Michigan

    You get 6 weeks for regular delivery and 8 weeks for c-section. You can however use your vacation to stay out longer, or take an unpaid leave of absence. This is normal for our society in general so it's ok for Americans but as a mother of 5, I look to other countries that offer much more time off for both parents. I will say however, that I was pregnant when I started and had my daughter less that a year in, which did not qualify me for FMLA, I could have been fired based on that but I was able to take my 8 weeks off, and received short term disability and used vacation time as well.

  • Aug 30, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Phlebotomist in Evansville, Indiana

    Does not care about employee retention.

  • Nov 10, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Blood services in Cleveland, Ohio

    I never used but heard it was OK

  • Aug 26, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Snr Network Specialist in Douglasville, Georgia

    As an employee you are entitled to 3days off as the father of a new baby.

  • Aug 11, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Regional Communications Specialist in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    They give ample time off for maternity.

  • Aug 08, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Lifeguard in New Orleans, Louisiana

    Meh. Its okay, I have seen better.

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