Can I Require a Full Medical Exam Before My Employee Returns to Work?

The link below is a great explanation of when an employer can require a physical from an employee to confirm the employee is ready to return to work after a leave of absence.  If you find yourself in this position, be sure you can articulate clearly what supports your “reasonable belief” that a medical exam is needed.

http://www.fmlainsights.com/fitness-for-duty/i-believe-my-employee-is-unfit-to-return-to-work-can-i-require-a-full-medical-examination-before-his/