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Salaries and benefits of the gastroenterology fellowship are listed below:

 

PGY-4 - $61,700 | PGY-5 - $63,200 | PGY-5- $64,700

 

Benefits

  • Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge Benefits - Medical, Dental, Prescription drug plan, and Vision insurance available (see CHS Blue Ridge Benefits at a Glance regarding plans, coverage, and premiums).
  • Group life insurance; Short and long-term disability through Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge (see CHS Blue Ridge Benefits at a Glance regarding plans, coverage, and premiums).
  • Phifer Wellness Center: Discounted or free membership (dependent upon insurance plan selected).
  • Tax deferred annuity (403b)
  • Medical and daycare spending accounts available
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Emergency Fund
  • Scholarships and tuition assistance available
  • Group discounts
  • Banking services
  • North Carolina Resident Training License Reimbursement
  • $1,000 Moving Allowance Reimbursement (Incoming class only, reimbursed per IRS guidelines)
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS Certifications provided on-site
  • Appropriate Specialty Society dues reimbursement
  • Medical Malpractice Insurance provided
  • Resident lounge, call rooms, conference room, and library provided
  • Through the Charlotte AHEC and VCOM’s electronic libraries, residents have access to a comprehensive array of both print and online resources to champion informational and educational needs.

CME Allowance

Fellows are allowed a total of $5,100 over a three-year period for scholarly activities. The $5,100 is divided over each academic year and the funds are available July 1 - June 30.

PGY-4 through PGY-6 - $1,700 annually

Vacation / Time Off

 PGY-4 through PGY-6

20 vacation days each academic year to be used for personal time off, sickness/emergency, or interviews.

  • Three (3) additional days are allowed to be used for board exam or poster presentations.
  • Five (5) additional days are allowed to be used for CME at National Conferences or Specialty Board Exams.
  • Total allowable time off is 28 days.

Uniforms

Two (2) lab coats and laundry service provided

Meals

Meal points are provided quarterly for use in the two hospital cafeterias

Moonlighting

  • PGY-4 through PGY-6 residents/fellows are allowed to moonlight assuming program director and DIO approval of the activity
  • There is a popular in-house voluntary moonlighting opportunity available

Parking

Free covered and reserved parking for residents/fellows

Social Events / Activities

  • Departmental activities (e.g. picnics, dinners)
  • Several team building activities throughout the academic year
  • Resident retreat
  • Formal graduation banquet

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