Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital Benefits and Stipends

2019-2020 Housestaff Benefits

1st Year $52,498
2nd Year $53,049
3rd Year $53,581
4th Year $55,089
5th Year $57,797
6th Year $59,865
7th Year $61,619

Educational Funds:

1st Year up to $1,500
2nd Year up to $1,500
3rd Year up to $1,500
4th Year up to $1,500
5th Year  up to $2,000
6th Year  up to $2,000
7th Year  up to $2,000


Limited Educational and Controlled Substance training licenses ONLY

Health Benefits

Corporate Package - Interns/Residents/Fellows are eligible for participation in a version of the Ascension SmartHealth benefits program.  This benefit program allows interns/residents/fellows to choose which health, dental, and vision plans best suit their personal and family benefits needs.  This plan also provides short and long-term disability coverage as well as life insurance.  All house staff members are eligible for participation in the multiple tax shelter retirement annuity plans.

Lab Coats

2 Lab coats the residents first year and optional one additional lab coat every year thereafter.


Annual meal allowance for Ascension Macomb-Oakland Warren and Madison Heights Campus.

Vacation/Conference Time

20 days per academic year.  Anytime beyond 20 days is made up at the end of current academic year before advancing to the next level of training or prior to the completion of the program.