Pediatric Fellowship Employment Terms/Conditions/Benefits
Stipends are determined annually and minimums are posted on the MCWAH website; the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Department of Anesthesiology supplement the fellowship stipend beyond the MCWAH posted PGY level.
Call rooms, meals, and laundry services: http://www.mcw.edu/GME/Benefits/MealsCallRooms.htm
Professional liability insurance: The MCW Professional Risk Management Department coordinates the professional liability self-insurance program and assures liability coverage with the Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund in excess of the primary annual limits of $1,000,000 per incident and $3,000,000 in the aggregate.
We provide 15 days of vacation and 5 days of sick time of personal leave (this is the maximum permitted by the ABA).
See MCW Benefits for additional information regarding vacations, leaves and insurance.
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows receive $2500 of departmental monies to support professional expenses during the one-year fellowship program. Presenting funds of up to an additional $1500 are also available.
Other: The department provides a textbook, coat, and custom precordial stethoscope.
Meeting time: 5 meeting days are allotted for education; meetings must be approved by the Program Director.
Non-clinical time: Varies by service and individually demonstrated need; one day is allotted for each OR month.
Fellows in good academic standing are permitted a month of elective time to customize training (See Rotations).
Please review the following information about the terms, conditions and benefits of employment:
Stipend amounts for the 2014 – 2015 Academic Year:
PGY4 - $59,255
PGY5 - $62,255
PGY6 - $64,255
PGY7 - $66,255