Statement of Fitness for Work - What you should do

Date published: 21 July 2015

The Statement of Fitness for Work (or ‘fit note’) is the form which your doctor will give you when your health affects your ability to work. The fit note allows your doctor to advise you on how you may be able to return to work as work can be an important part of your recovery. This guide explains what you should do when your doctor gives you a fit note.

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