Stipends and benefits
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Residents are provided with health, disability, life, and malpractice insurance.
All incoming residents are provided with an Apple iPad, from which they can access the major emergency medicine textbooks in digital format (including Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine, Rosen's Emergency Medicine, and Roberts and Hedges Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine) as well as a host of medical textbooks related to other specialties, through the Loma Linda University library website.
Residents are provided with memberships to the American College of Emergency Physicians, which includes a subscription to Annals of Emergency Medicine, and the Emergency Medicine Residents Association memberships, which includes access to EM:RAP and EM Abstracts.
Multiple residents are sponsored by the program to attend the national ACEP, SAEM, and CAL/ACEP meetings each year. The entire first-year class attends the CAL-ACEP Scientific Assembly at the end of their internship, and all of the seniors attend the ACEP national meeting at the beginning of their final year.
Residents are provided with library and office space, near the LLUMC emergency department with restricted card-key access. This library contains extensive textbooks, current journals, an article filing cabinet, and four computers with internet access. Residents are provided with personal email addresses. A full-page scanner and software facilitate the creation of presentations.
Residents are given free, unlimited access to the Drayson Center, an immense recreation complex on the LLU campus. This state-of-the-art facility was completed in 1995 and boasts extensive aerobics and weight-training equipment, three full-size indoor basketball courts, two running tracks-one indoor and one outdoor, five racquetball courts, an indoor climbing wall, two large heated swimming pools, four softball fields, six lighted tennis courts, and two lighted volleyball courts. One of the pools has a 22-foot-high, 150-foot water slide.
LLU also has an intramural sports program with softball, volleyball, football, soccer, and basketball. Classes and training are available for rock climbing, tennis, SCUBA, marathon race training, golf, aerobics, karate, and much more.