Administrative Matters

A. Salary:

The salary structure for postgraduate training at USF is based on the level of prior postgraduate training and experience. Residents are paid bi-weekly. Malpractice and disability insurance are provided while working in University affiliated facilities. Group health insurance is available for individuals and families.

B. Communicable Disease Prevention:

Prior to beginning training at the University of South Florida and its affiliated institutions, you must complete a Certification of Communicable Disease Prevention form before patient contact will be permitted. 

C. Uniforms:

White coats are provided for all residents.

D. Pagers

Long-distance pagers are assigned to all residents.

E. Parking

There is adequate parking at all facilities.

F. Vacation

Three weeks of vacation is granted each year.

G. Meeting Time:

Up to 1 week is provided to attend out-of-town G.I. meetings/conferences/courses. The Division provides funds to attend one national meeting per year.

H. Residents must have a valid Florida medical license.