Benefits

Salary

Insurance

  • Health Insurance (dependent coverage available at house staff physician's expense)
  • Life Insurance
  • Malpractice Insurance
  • Dental Insurance

Leave

  • PGY-I two weeks vacation per year*
  • PGY-II and III three weeks vacation per year*
  • PGY-IV three weeks vacation per year + one additional week for educational leave

*All residents receive four bonus days at Christmas and seven university holidays during the year

Textbooks

  • PGY-I : Receive Braddom and Frontera textbooks
  • PGY-II: two books related to PM&R
  • PGY-III: $600 to use toward education material
  • PGY-IV: $1400 lump sum added to pay check to be used for educational materials

Miscellaneous Benefits

    • Free parking
    • Lab coats or Scrubs (2 per year)
    • Meal discount at Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital
    • Meal discount at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center
    • Individual call rooms for PGY-I's
    • Kentucky license renewal per discretion of GME Office
    • Free DEA license once eligible
    • University of Kentucky Staff ID which allows access to the following at a reduced rate or no charge:
      • Home basketball games*
      • Home football games*
      • Indoor Olympic pool
      • Basketball courts
      • Racquetball courts
      • Weight room
      • Tennis courts
      • Indoor track
      • *Spouse tickets can be purchased by house staff physician