Resident Benefits

Our resident salaries are commensurate with PGY year.
Major Medical Health Insurance for resident and dependents
Outpatient/Inpatient Mental Health Insurance
Group Life Insurance
Dental insurance
Disability Insurance
Vision Insurance
On-site Childcare
Two weeks’ annual vacation

Licensure:
Residents in the Thoracic Surgery training programs do not require a State of Connecticut licensure.  Resident trainees full under the parent hospital institution training permit.

On call allowance:
Our parent institution, Yale-New Haven Hospital, provides:
On-call meal allowance for in-house coverage

Educational benefit:
Allowance of $1,400 

Other benefits:
Our Cardiac Surgery Section provides funding for:
Surgical Loupes up to $1000
Textbooks to the incoming residents
Attendance at one major meeting each year; if a resident has a paper or abstract accepted for presentation, we provide funding to attend that meeting.