Reduced Parking Fee: The present fee for parking in the UCH parking facility is $50.00/month.
Meals on Call: Residents receive a meal ticket credit in the amount of $16.00 for each night of “In-House” call taken.
20 days of vacation and 5 days of education leave each year of training.
Included in the Housestaff Handbook is all of the information about health insurance, life insurance, retirement annuities, and leave benefits.
Educational Allowance: A $2,500 educational fund that may be used during the CA-1 through CA-3 years for attending qualifying meetings, additional society memberships, professional subscriptions, and books as permitted by University regulations. Residents presenting original research at a meeting may qualify for additional financial support on a case-by-case basis.
Extra Pay Opportunities:
Senior Call opportunities currently exist for CA-3 residents.
Extra service pay for voluntary late resident position Monday-Friday.
Extra service pay for weekend ICU coverage.
Society Memberships: The department pays for the resident’s membership in the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Medical Association.
In-Training Examination Incentive: Full reimbursement for the ABA Part I examination (currently $1550) if the following criteria are met: Passing Part 1 (Basic) on first attempt, and EITHER performance at or above the 50th percentile on all 3 (CA-1, 2, and 3) In-training Examinations OR an average percentile at or above the 50th percentile, provided the CA-3 exam is at or above the 50th percentile.
“Perks” are effective for one academic year at a time and will be reviewed annually and are based on affordability. Changes may be made when “perks” are reviewed