Washington Health System Employee Assistance Program FAQs

What is the cost of EAP?

Services provided by EAP counelors are paid by your employer and are free to employees and their eligible family members. If a referral to a community resource is needed, the employee is responsible for any charges, based upon their health plan coverages.



What is the confidentiality policy of the EAP?

EAP involvement is confidential. Employee and family member privacy is protecte by state and federal confidentiality guidelines. Information can be shared only with written consent as required by law. EAP records do not become a part of employee’s personal file. EAP involvement does not interfere with job security or promotion.