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To learn more about benefits at Tufts Medical Center, download our benefits package


  • Three weeks per year
  • Sick leave and maternity leave - six weeks maximum per year

Educational Leave

  • PGY-4 residents are given one week for education leave plus funds to defray the cost of attending meeting/conference.
  • Residents are given leave to attend a conference where they are presenting a publication. They can also apply to receive funds for cost of attendance.

Resident Retreat

  • Resident retreats occur twice an academic year, and all residents are excused from their clinical responsibilities.
  • All retreats include a morning didactic session, usually dedicated to hands-on learning and in-service training on a variety of topics.
  • The afternoon is dedicated to team building exercises. In the past, retreats have included rock climbing, cooking classes and a spa day.


  • Health and dental insurance - same as full-time employees
  • Life insurance - same as full-time employees
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance