Resident Benefits 


     PGY-1  $50,250 (including a $2,500 sign-on bonus)

     PGY-2  $51,750

     PGY-3  $54,250


Two weeks per year plus one week during Christmas holidays

Educational Leave / Book & Education Stipend

Residents are granted an additional educational stipend to be used for attending conferences and for the purchasing of books or other educational supplies.  

     PGY-1 - $800 + $500 Book Allowance

     PGY-2 - 3 days / $500

     PGY-3 - 5 days / $1000


Life Insurance- equal to annual stipend

Health and Dental- full medical coverage provided by Christus Spohn Hospital Memorial

Malpractice Insurance- provided by Christus Spohn Hospital (excludes moonlighting)

Other Benefits

o  Meals are provided while on duty

o  Free e-mail and internet access and access to Texas A&M University Library resources

o  Free gated parking in secure parking lot

o Three personalized lab coats (replaced as necessary during residency) with free laundering at hospital

o  Two pairs of personalized scrubs

o All professional membership dues paid include TCEP, SAEM, AMA, EMRA/ACEP, ABEM and Nueces County Medical Society. 

o  Certification courses include ACLS, PALS, ATLS, ALSO, BLS, NRP, and PFCCS.

o  Research presentation travel expense reimbursement

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