Our Benefits

Our program provides a compensation package structured to help residents achieve the best financial outcome from their educational experience. Moreover, residents enjoy a cost of living index well below that of the national average as a resident of Wichita Falls, Texas.

BENEFITS FOR RESIDENT PHYSICIANS PGY1 PGY2 PGY3
Salary $54,400.00 $56,300.00 $58,200.00
CME & Moving4 Allowance $1,500.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
VACATION TIME OFF PGY1 PGY2 PGY3
VACATION 10 Days 15 Days 15 Days
CME 0 Days 5 Days 5 Days
Sick Leave 5 Days 5 Days 5 Days
BENEFITS PGY1 PGY2 PGY3
Health Insurance – Resident only Provided (566.91/mo) Provided (566.91/mo) Provided (566.91/mo)
Dental Insurance – Resident $35.10/mo (90% Provided) $35.10/mo (90% Provided) $35.10/mo (90% Provided)
Vision Insurance – Resident
Available for Purchase Available for Purchase Available for Purchase
Life & Disability Insurance1 – Resident Provided ($420/yr) Provided ($420/yr) Provided ($420/yr)
Health, Life, Dental, Vision – Dependent Coverage
Available for Purchase Available for Purchase Available for Purchase
Workers Comp Insurance – Resident Provided ($296/mo) Provided ($296/mo) Provided ($296/mo)
Malpractice Insurance – FTCA Coverage2 Covered Covered Covered
ACLS+NRP+PALS Provided ($330/yr) Provided ($330/yr) Provided ($330/yr)
Notebook computer +software3 Provided ($1,500 value)
UpToDate (Institutional Subscription Provided) Provided ($333.34/yr) Provided ($333.34/yr) Provided ($333.34/yr)
Free Noon Conference Meals Provided ($1,409/yr) Provided ($1,409/yr) Provided ($1,409/yr)
Free Meals on Call Provided ($900/yr) Provided ($900/yr) Provided ($900/yr)
Dues (AAFP, TMA) Provided ($60/yr) Provided ($60/yr) Provided ($60/yr)
Lab Coats Provided ($75 value)
PGY1 PGY2 PGY3
Cumulative Value of Benefits $71,661.34 $71,486.34 $73,386.34
1 – Life insurance for 1x annual salary, 1x annual salary for accidental death. Disability insurance for 60% of income. All subject to plan provisions.
2 – As part of our Federally-Qualified Community Health Center benefits, residents are covered for services provided to FHC patients by Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) protection and are defended in any malpractice litigation by the U.S. Dept. of Justice.
3 – Notebook computer distributed at orientation for use throughout residency
4 – PGY1 CME has an allowance of $1,500, $1000 of which can be used for moving expenses.
Medical Care
For residents and family members, the clinic usually accepts final insurance payment as the total payment for medically necessary care.
Pharmacy Benefits
Copays (FROM THE INSURANCE CARD)
Retirement
401K retirement plan (contributions pre-tax)  – The program contributes up to 6% of your salary after the first year of employment. Plan provisions determine vesting and otherwise administer all plan funds.
Moonlighting
Moonlighting opportunities available in accordance with appropriate ACGME standards, as approved by the Program Director.