Penn Surgery

Applicable to

All Department of Surgery Housestaff

Licensure/Exam Reimbursement Policy

All reimbursements require you to submit a copy of the receipt and your credit card statement that shows your name, at least the last four digits of the account number and the transaction.

MT Licensing

The initial MT License fee and the subsequent renewals are the responsibility of the resident/fellow. SurgCash funds may be used to defray those costs.

MD Licensing

The renewal costs of an unrestricted medical license will be reimbursed by DSE one time. The initial fee is the responsibility of the resident/fellow. SurgCash funds may be used to defray those costs.

DEA Licensing

DEA licensing costs will be reimbursed by DSE.

USMLE Step III

In addition to your receipt and credit card statement, you must submit your scores. Examination fees for Step III will be reimbursed DSE under the provision that the test is taken and passed by February of the second clinical year.

In-service Training Exams

Will be paid directly by the DSE.