Conditions for family medicine residents who perform their entire residency in an FMU outside a university region

Which annual reimbursements are residents entitled to?

Establishments in designated areas:

  •   Accommodation provided by the establishment or, if it is not provided, an allowance of $145 per week;
  •   Six return trips per year at the rate of $0.43 per km. (distances estimation tools, click here)

 Establishments in other (non-designated) areas:

  • Accommodation provided by the establishment or, if it is not provided, an allowance of $75 per week;
  • Four return trips per year at the rate of $0.43 per km. (distances estimation tools, click here)

These travel expenses and allowances, paid by the FMU, are provided for travelling to the home university to attend academic activities.

Supporting documents may be required by the FMU for reimbursement of expenses.