All major holidays are recognized by the University of Kentucky. If a resident works a holiday, he/she is given a bonus day that may be taken at another time. During the Christmas/New Year's Season, residents split the holiday with each resident receiving one week off.
The tables and information below represent one of the most popular insurance plans
available from the University of Kentucky. However, other plans are available. Dental and
vision plans are available on an elective basis.
Contact the Human Resources Department for more information.
Residents receive the following discretionary funds for educational use:
A resident who presents at a conference and/or meeting is allotted up to $1,500 for travel expenses.
- Pager provided
- Lab coats (3 per year) with embroidery
- Disability insurance provided after 12 months employment
Click here for a full outline of Graduate Medical Education Leave and Benefits.