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Can my employer require me to bring a doctor's note (or negative test result) to return to work after I have been sick?

In Michigan, employers are not required to demand a doctor's note for employees to return to work following illness. If your employer requests a doctor's note, we encourage you to first work towards a resolution with your employer. If you are unable to resolve the issue, contact Michigan's Wage and Hour Division of Employment Relations at 517-284-7800. Learn more about worker protections during COVID-19.