Information for Applicants

Information for Applicants

Stipends & Benefits

Annual Salaries (Effective 2024-2025):

PGY-1 = $57,165.00
PGY-2 = $58,879.95
PGY-3 = $60,646.35

Benefits Include:

  • Relocation expense reimbursement
  • Meal 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
    • Web Library - Dynamic Health
    • Ovid
    • PubMed
    • StatRef
    • PhD & Bio-statistical Support
    • Protocol/Poster development tools

Madeline Wassick
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

All applicants must be a medical school graduate with an MD or DO degree. In addition, applicants must have US citizenship or legal residency status in the US (green card or refugee status) in order to be eligible for an interview. Visas are not sponsored.

All applicants must be authorized to work in the USA, or must be a Canadian citizen or Canadian permanent resident who is eligible for J-1 visa sponsorship.

COVID-19 Vaccines

McLaren Health Care complies with the healthcare worker vaccine mandate, which requires all workers, including residents, fellows, and visiting learners to be fully vaccinated as of March 15, 2022. If you have specific questions related to the program you are interested in applying to, please contact the program’s Academic Program Administrator.


All interviews are held as virtual only.