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Pennsylvania Hospital provides residents with a comprehensive offering of benefits. For more information, please see the categories below.

Expenses
Meals are provided free-of-charge for all house staff while they are taking in-house on call. There are comfortable on-call facilities as well as a house staff lounge. Conference funds are available and housing is affordable and available within walking distance of the hospital. On site parking is provided to all interns and residents. In addition, public transportation is accessible to the hospital.

Insurance
Disability insurance is provided for all house staff as a benefit and is transferable upon completion of residency requirements. The disability plan includes a non-testing policy and is available for all house staff regardless of any pre-existing condition including HIV. Each resident receives malpractice insurance, covering all professional activities related to regularly assigned duties. Life insurance in the amount of the annual salary is effective immediately.

Library Facilities
Library facilities provide 24-hour access to major journals and textbooks. Photocopying equipment is available. House staff may also use library facilities at the University of Pennsylvania and the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Hospital is on-line with University of Pennsylvania's academic information computer system. Computer terminals in the Medical Library and at each residency program provide access to health information databases and the Internet for academic and clinical research.

For those interested in history, the hospital also has a historical library which dates back to 1762 and is the nation's first medical library.

Security
Pennsylvania Hospital provides its employees with a comfortable, safe, and friendly working environment. Upon request, a security officer will escort an intern, resident, or student to the parking garage or to a distance of up to two blocks from the hospital campus.

Affiliations and Accreditations
Pennsylvania Hospital is a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System. The hospital is approved for postgraduate training by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education in the following programs: Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, and Vascular Surgery. The Neurology and Psychiatry Programs have merged with the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Although these programs are based at the University of Pennsylvania, residents will have clinical rotations at Pennsylvania Hospital.

Policy of Non-Discrimination
Pennsylvania Hospital provides health services to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, or handicap. We are an affirmative action employer.

 



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