Benefits and Compensation


  • Extern: $15,000

Other Benefits

  • Meals: $500 meal stipend per year
  • Parking: Free parking for externs
  • Fitness facilities: Access to the St. Rita’s fitness center 

Average Hours a Week

Clinical and educational work hours are limited to no more than 20 hours per week over the course of two to three days per week. This includes direct patient hours, supervision, note writing and other possible learning activities (didactics, lectures, training, etc.). 

Lifestyle in the Area

Situated just over an hour’s drive from Dayton, Toledo and Columbus, Lima is the principal city in Allen County. With a population of 102,000, it’s a comfortable and inviting community with excellent schools and affordable housing. You’ll find an abundance of classic charm, eclectic boutiques, an engaging arts scene and diverse dining. With the small-town community camaraderie and a teaching hospital including many other young professionals, it won’t take long to feel at home here!