Exiting Housestaff

Requirements for Graduating/Terminating Housestaff

As you are preparing to leave Penn State Hershey,

1. Your current bank account MUST REMAIN OPEN until you receive your last paycheck.

Your FINAL paycheck will be direct deposited into your current bank account.  The paycheck stub will be mailed to the address you provide on the Resident Change of Address Form.

2. Print both the NPI Letter and the Malpractice Face Sheet.

Your NPI Letter and Malpractice Face Sheet are attached to your file in New Innovations.  This information is REQUIRED when applying for residency, fellowship or clinical privileges in the future.  PLEASE PRINT this information and keep it in a safe place.   Instructions for printing.


You may elect to purchase COBRA health insurance after your separation from Penn State Hershey Medical Center.  Information regarding COBRA is provided by Human Resources  If you have questions, please contact Penn State Hershey Benefits at 717-531-6089.