Information for Applicants

Information for Applicants

Stipends & Benefits

Annual Salaries (Effective 2021-2022):

PGY-1: $54,000.00
PGY-2: $55,080.00
PGY-3: $56,181.60

Benefits Include:

  • Educational Stipend each academic year:
    • PGY-1: $1,000
    • PGY-2 & PGY-3: $1,500
  • Monthly Meal stipend
  • Block Stipend
  • Moving expense
  • 20 days of TOD
  • Licensure fees for State of Michigan
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • 24/7 access to Medical Library
  • BLS, ACLS, ALSO, NRP, and PALS training

Resources include:

  • Michigan State University Library
  • 24/7 access to on-site McLaren Medical Library including online access to:
    • Access Medicine
    • BMJ Reports
    • DynaMed
    • Ovid
    • PubMed
    • StatRef
    • PhD & Bio-statistical Support
    • Protocol/Poster development tools

Alee Hill, Library Coordinator
Phone: (989) 894-3783
Fax: (989) 894-4862

Sample Contract

Click here for the Sample Contract

DISCLAIMER: The Graduate Medical Education Trainee Physician Agreement is posted here as a "sample only" to give applicants an idea of what to expect as a contracted employee of McLaren. These agreement is reviewed annually and thus the language is subject to change.

Application Procedure

The McLaren Bay Region Family Medicine Residency program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) and requires applicant to apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Applicants must be a US Citizen and a graduate of a Medical school for MD or DO.


All interviews in the 2021-2022 interview season will be held as virtual only.