Genevieve Hughes

Disability Claims Manager
Risk Management
412.396.6677 312 Old Main
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Email: hughes@duq.edu
Phone: 412.396.6677
Fax: 412.396.5363

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Medical & Maternity Leave

Medical Leave

To request medical leave, all full-time, part-time, clerical, administrative staff and faculty must:

  1. Submit a Medical Leave Request Form to Genny Hughes, Disability Claims Manager.
  2. Give their supervisor at least 30 days advance notice of the need for a medical leave. If the 30-day notice is not possible, notice should be provided as soon as possible.

Medical Leave Request Form

Medical Release

TAP No.15 pertains to Medical Leave

Maternity Leave

Maternity Leave is treated as any other Medical Leave. The standard medically necessary time off is 6 or 8 weeks, depending on type of delivery. Sick leave and disability benefits are based on your employment classification. Employees covered by a collective bargaining agreement should refer to their contract.