Knowledge Bank: Pregnancy Disability Leave

Home / Medical Center / Pregnancy Disability Leave         (  Accordion View | Printable View )

A brief overview of the process to complete the action.

Congratulations on your pregnancy! The Human Resources team is here to walk you through the process of going on pregnancy disability leave. Pregnancy disability leave is time taken off from work prior to and after giving birth to a child. Employees are entitled to up to four months of pregnancy disability leave under the Pregnancy Disability Leave Law (PDLL).  Employees may be entitled to additional protected time off under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and applicable Personnel Policies and Collective Bargaining Agreement.

We will partner with you to ensure a seamless maternity leave so you can enjoy this special time with your family. 

Submit your leave request online on the HR Umbrella

Remember: Once you submit your leave request online, your packet will be sent to you including the Pregnancy Disability Leave Checklist  For more detailed policy and legal information, please visit the links below.

Please reach out to us with any questions or concerns.


Detailed guidance about the steps Employee takes to complete the action, including tips to facilitate accuracy and efficiency.

1. Follow the Pregnancy Disability Leave Checklist to ensure that you complete all the necessary steps for a successful list.