Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Salary and Benefits

Please visit USF Health’s GME department website for information pertaining to Salaries and Insurance at here.


Annual (Vacation) Leave: All residents will receive a total of fifteen (15) weekdays of annual leave. (Vacation is pro-rated for trainees beginning mid-cycle).

Sick Leave:

Residents will receive a total of nine (9) days of sick leave at the beginning of each appointment year. (Sick Leave is pro-rated for trainees beginning mid-cycle).

Parental Leave:

Residents will receive (2) weeks of compensated parental leave per the birth of each child.

Bereavement Leave:

In the event of death in the immediate family, the resident may be granted three (3) days of bereavement leave in order to attend the funeral and assist in the estate settlement.

Additional Benefits

Residents and Fellows can elect dental and vision coverage through People First. If you need information on Open Enrollment through People First please contact People First at 866-663-4735. (Please note that these are not a USF-GME funded benefits).

Helpful Links:

People First
USF Benefit information
State of Florida MyBenefits website