Residency Benefits

  • Salary within 10% of the approved ACGME Sponsoring Institution GMEC stipend and benefits recommendations
  • Access to health/dental/vision insurance for resident and eligible dependents
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Access to Disability insurance
  • Annual $1,250 Educational Allowance
  • Annual Specialty In-Service Exam
  • Reimbursement for required courses and travel related to the residency program
  • ACGME/AOA or ACOS Course
  • ATLS Course (“Advanced Trauma Life Support”)
  • AOA & Specialty College dues
  • COMLEX Level 3 and/or USMLE Step 3 Boards
  • Board Review Registration
  • General Surgery Written Boards for residents in the General Surgery Program
  • Orthopedic Surgery Written Boards for residents in the Orthopedic Surgery Program
  • Meals and parking provided at St. Mary’s Hospital of Blue Springs
  • Digital/voice activated pager
  • Surgical Loops
  • DEA in your 2nd year only