The LSUHSC Family Medicine Residency Program at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital offers an excellent salary and benefits package.

Annual Post Graduate Year 1   Post Graduate Year 2   Post Graduate Year 3  
Salary $54,815 $56,653 $58,591
Leave 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks
CME, Travel & Book Allowance    $1000 $1000 $1000
Dedicated CME Days 2 days 5 days 5 days



Intern Moving Expenses $1,500
Licensing Fees Paid expense
USMLE Step 3 Paid expense
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage for house officers and dependents available through LSUHSC-New Orleans


Lagniappe Benefits

Certification Training
  Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  Pediatric Life Support
  Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
Membership Dues
  American Academy of Family Physicians
  Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians
  Louisiana State Medical Society
  Calcasieu Parish Medical Society
Medical Malpractice Insurance
Personal Laptop
White coats (two for incoming house officers, one per year thereafter)
Meals (while on duty)
Call Phone
Moonlighting is allowed for second and third year house officers with recommendations from the Clinical Competency Committee and approval of the Program Director. Per ECFMG, J-1 visa residents are not allowed to moonlight.