Major Medical Health Insurance for resident and dependents
Outpatient/Inpatient Mental Health Insurance
Group Life Insurance
Two weeks’ annual vacation
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
Allowance of $1,400
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.