Residents are provided with health insurance, including coverage of their dependents, at no cost.
As a reminder, new residents/fellows are automatically enrolled in the UCI benefit package. Returning residents/fellows and their dependents are simply re-enrolled.
Residents are provided with professional liability coverage for all activities, which are approved components of the residency program.
Please contact Kristal Connell in the GME Office (firstname.lastname@example.org or 714-456-3526) if you should have questions regarding your health benefit plan status, or your active dependents. Our program coordinator Diana Speaker also has access to this information.
Up to two weeks of sick leave and four weeks of annual leave, which includes one week of educaitonal leave, are offered.
Residents are provided with an annual book fund stipend of $750.00 upon completion of appropriate requirements.
All house officers receive two white coats at the beginning of their residency.
Each resident receives $60 in meal tickets when rotating at UC Irvine Medical Center.
Parking at UC Irvine Medical Center is by permit only. Free parking is provided at the Veterans Affairs Long Beach Medical Center and Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.
For accepted presentations at a recognized pathology conference within the United States or Canada, residents are eligible for reimbursement of travel expenses and conference fees.
Residents are eligible for discounts on merchandise, services, and recreational activities at many local businesses.