When to Apply

The general rule is that you must apply for a leave of absence 30 days prior to the beginning of the requested leave date. Exceptions to this rule may be made for unexpected events such as emergency surgery or illness. In those situations, you must notify your manager as soon as possible of the need for a leave and follow the leave application process.

How to Apply for a Leave

As soon as you become aware of your need to be out of work more than a week:

  1. Notify your manager
  2. Contact Lincoln Financial Group to file for a leave:
    Call 844-869-3474 (M-F 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.) 
    File online at www.MyLincolnPortal.com; first time users register using Company Code: BostonMC

If you need assistance, please contact BMC Absence Management at 617-638-8500, option 2 or [email protected].