Confidentiality

The Office of Employee Assistance carefully follows professional standards of ethics and confidentiality. Detailed information on confidentiality is included in the Statement of Understanding that each new client is asked to read and sign at the time of the first visit to the Employee Assistance office.

All information regarding the use of the program is strictly confidential within state and federal guidelines, and an employee's job security or promotional opportunity will not be jeopardized due to involvement in the program.

Client data is kept separate from the Fresno State record keeping system. Information maintained by the Office of Employee Assistance is not part of, or accessible by, any other University record system.