Salary & Benefits
Academic Year 2015-2016 Sports Medicine Fellow Annual Salary: $55,000.00
Three weeks of paid vacation, plus five days for approved continuing medical
education leave with compensation up to $1,500 to go towards a sports
medicine continuing medical education course.
Accumulate at the rate of one day per month, up to a maximum of 12 days per year.
Comprehensive health coverage for the resident and his or her dependents
through the General Health System Health Plan, paid by the Baton Rouge
General. Optional medical spending account, dental insurance plan and
dental discount plan can be chosen at the fellow's expense.
Term life insurance coverage is provided to the fellow in an amount equal
to annual base salary - paid by the Baton Rouge General. Optional life
insurance and disability benefits can be elected.
House staff is covered through the Louisiana Patient Compensation Fund
and General Health System's Professional Liability Plan for all duties
performed as a fellow - paid by the 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