Internal Medicine Resident Educational/Technology Allowance:

Categorical Resident: PGY-1 - $1,000: Program will purchase UpToDate Personal Subscription, ACP Associate Membership and a Program Textbook. The remainder can be used by Resident for technology/educational resources. PGY-2 through PGY-3 - $1,600: Program purchases ACP Associate Membership, UpToDate Personal Subscription, MKSAP textbooks. The remaining amount can be used by Resident for technology/educational/professional resources.

Preliminary Residents: Personal UpToDate Subscription as well as $200 to be used for technology/educational resources are provided.

Salary: Competitive stipends are maintained at levels equal to that of other residency programs in the St. Louis area (see insert).

Vacation: Residents receive three weeks paid vacation.

Insurance: Medical and Dental insurance, including prescription benefits, is available to housestaff and their families. Life Insurance and Disability Insurance are also available to housestaff.

Professional Liability: Malpractice insurance coverage is provided.

Parking: Free parking in a garage at the Health Center is provided.

Meals: A meal allowance is provided to residents, regardless of whether they are on or off duty.

Housing: Residents provide their own housing. Excellent, affordable, and safe housing is readily available in the general area of the Health Center.

Financial Services: Residents may enroll in the Health Center's credit union, which offers checking and savings accounts and provides personal and automobile loans to qualified employees.

Moving Expenses: Residents in the Categotrical Program may apply for reimbursement of some portion of their expenses incurred in relocating to St. Louis.