Stipend and Benefits

BHG Panarama

“The Swamp”

Stipend 2018-2019:






  • Comprehensive Group Health Plan – Residents are thrilled about this benefit as it provides each resident excellent Health Care Coverage with a FREE premium.  An even greater advantage is that the spouse and/or children of any resident with family receives a FREE premium as well!!
  • Gator Dental CareThe UF College of Dentistry provides a reduced Dental Care plan for House Staff in the UF Resident’s Priority Program.
  • Baby Gator Child Development Center at Newell Drive is a popular resource among faculty and residents at UF. It was established as a partnership with the Colleges of Medicine and Public Health and Health Professions. Faculty and House Staff with children ages 6 weeks to five years of age are eligible for a tuition subsidy of $250.00 per month per child.
  • Book Allowance– Residents have the opportunity of receiving a $200 book allowance each year, which can be used for the purchase of educational books or journals.
  • Travel–  Opportunity for educational conferences and presentations is available.  Upon approval, residents can receive $400 in travel reimbursement.
  • Moonlighting-  Many residents are thrilled and excited with the opportunity to bring in additional pay during residency through moonlighting!  PGY 3 and 4 residents have the opportunity to moonlight per approval of Graduate Education Committee and a Florida Medical    License. Moonlighting is internal at our Shands at Vista Site.