Vituity EMPA fellows at Kaweah Delta Medical Center are paid an hourly rate and that adds up to approximately $48,000 annually. We offer comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Four weeks of paid time off annually
  • 401(k) with 7.2 percent employer match and no vesting period
    • Health insurance with vision, life insurance, and optional dental
    • Pre-tax savings with a Health Savings Account (HSA) or Medical Flexible Spending Account (MFSA) for out-of-pocket costs
  • A monthly declination stipend (paid monthly) if not receiving company health insurance
  • Annual CME/CEU conferences and online education options, plus reimbursement for professional expenses
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Memberships in the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (SEMPA) and California Academy of Physician Assistants (CAPA)

There is no fee or tuition for participating in the program. However, housing is not provided, and the following out-of-pocket expenses are required for participation:

  • Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide (current edition)
  • Stethoscope
  • Scrubs