Salary & Benefits

Abrazo Central Family Medicine Residency Program offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package for Family Medicine residents. 

Salary

First year: $50,214.00 
Second year: $52,048.00 
Third year: $54,024.00 
Chief: $56,380.00 

Resident Employment Agreement

Benefits 

Medical and dental insurance 
Life and disability insurance 
Employee retirement plan 
Two white lab coats furnished by the hospital 
Meals provided when on duty at Abrazo Central Campus
Stipend for meals while on duty at local hospital rotations 
Call rooms with computer access

Vacation and leave 

Three weeks vacation per year (15 working days) 
Six paid holidays per year  
Two job-hunting days for third-year residents 

Books, conferences & other education

First year: $​350 allowance 
Second year: $800 allowance and 2 CME days 
Third year: $1000 allowance and 5 CME days
Allowance can be used for  related expenses including, without limitation, laptops, electronic tablets,website subscriptions, books/ebooks, conferences and other self-education
Up to a $​1300 financial incentives to residents on track to take and pass the ABFM Certification exam in their PGY-3 year
Personal subscription to Up-to-Date, Dynamed and Challenger

Certifications 

The Abrazo Central Family Medicine Residency Program covers the cost of the following training courses:

Basic Life Support (BLS) 
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 
Fetal Strip Review 
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) 
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) 

Membership in AAFP & AzAFP

The Program encourages participation in the following programs and pays for the resident's membership in:

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) 
Arizona Academy of Family Physicians (AzAFP)

Scholarly Activity

Abrazo Central Family Medicine Residency Program supports the following:

Participation in ongoing clinical research, poster presentations, didactic lectures, journal review and publications. 
Presentation at statewide Academic Excellence Day 
Presentation at national conferences including the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine conference