Salary & Benefits
Academic Year 2019 - 2020 Sports Medicine Fellow Annual Salary: $57,741.06
Three weeks of paid vacation as well as five days for approved continuing
medical education leave with compensation up to $1,500 towards a sports
medicine continuing medical education course.
Comprehensive health coverage for the fellow and his or her dependents
through the General Health System Health Plan,
paid by Baton Rouge General. Optional dental, vision and critical illness plans can be chosen at the
Term life insurance coverage is provided to the fellow in an amount equal
to annual base salary,
paid by Baton Rouge General. Additional life insurance and short-term disability benefits can be elected.
House staff is covered through General Health System's Self-Insurance
Professional Liability Plan for all duties performed as a fellow,
paid by Baton Rouge General.
Personal retirement savings funds with unique and valuable tax advantages
are available through the General Health System Tax Sheltered Annuity
program. Regular share savings account by payroll deduction and other
savings and loan programs are available at Bayou Federal Credit Union.
Fellows receive discounts on prescriptions and discounts for services,
programs and facilities of General Health System.
White coats and laundry services are provided,
paid by the Baton Rouge General.