Salary and Benefits
The fellows will be paid a salary of $60,000 from the Family Health Center of Worcester, which is earned through their 4 clinical sessions per week. They will be credentialed as attendings at FHCW and UMass, although their fellowship work at UMass will be strictly to shadow the Infectious Disease attending on rounds due to limitations on FHCW’s medical malpractice coverage in the hospital. The fellow may elect to do inpatient obstetric call and maternity rounding on the Family Medicine service, which is paid per shift in addition to the fellowship salary. Shifts must be selected so as to avoid cancelling post-call outpatient clinics.
The fellow will considered a full-time employee of FHCW and will have standard health, dental, disability, and malpractice insurance coverage. They will also recieve a CME time and financial stipend, licensing reimbursement, retirement contributions and four weeks of paid vacation time.