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Transitional Year Benefits

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  • Salary - $62,400
  • Four weeks of vacation
  • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance for your and your eligible dependents with no monthly premiums.
  • Optional iPad at the beginning of PGY-1 year (yours to keep)
  • Secure, private call rooms in the Medical Center
  • Free parking at all training sites
  • Resident lounge in the Medical Center, classrooms, library, kitchen and program offices adjacent to Kaweah Health Medical Center (with views east to the Sierra Nevada Mountains).
  • Annual educational stipend to support Resident scholarly activities
  • Two white lab coats and two pairs of Kaweah Health scrubs
  • Resident support services including: Confidential grievance reporting
  • Annual Program retreat

  • Extensive welcome and orientation sessions
  • Kaweah Health is Visalia’s only hospital – everything comes to us
  • Fully accredited Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology, and Surgery Residencies
  • Modern, recently renovated, state-of-the-art facility
  • New wing housing the recently expanded ED with plans to further expand the ED
  • Multiple subspecialties
  • Advanced imaging
  • New state-of-the-art ultrasound machines with an ultrasound curriculum fully integrated into the ED experience
  • Award winning centers for rehabilitation, outpatient surgery, dialysis, psychiatry, and cancer care
  • Medically underserved population
  • Friendly community of 125,000 with a low cost of living
  • Great community amenities including: Restaurants, Local theater, Music, Sports (baseball team)
  • Creating memories and friendships to last a lifetime

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