Ascension Providence Hospital Benefits and Stipends

There are many factors enjoyed by trainees at Ascension Providence Hospital which will contribute to your successful training. They include:

  • Full-time faculty dedicated to learning.
  • Favorable faculty-to-resident ratios.
  • More opportunity for individual, hands-on training.
  • Less competition for interesting cases.
  • Substantial operating time for surgical sub-specialties.
  • High volume and variety of pathologies.
  • Collegial working relationship between faculty and residents.
  • Excellent medical library.
  • Research facilities and personnel to support scholarly activity requirements.
  • An emphasis of wellness to improve your quality of life.
  • Low ratio of beds to residents.
  • Reasonable call schedule.
  • Up to one week protected conference time.
  • Three weeks vacation.



  • Two health care options with dependent coverage
  • House staff organization
  • Dental care insurance options with dependent coverage
  • Vision care coverage
  • On-call meal stipend for in-house call
  • Tax health care & childcare reimbursement account
  • Financial advising for student loans
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Full medical malpractice liability coverage
  • Lab coats provided & laundered
  • Paid vacation & conference time
  • Computer facilities available
  • Book allowance for all residents
  • Research workshops provided


  • First Post Graduate Year = $50,459
  • Fourth Post Graduate Year = $52,949