Please remember to fill out Moonlighting forms for all shifts for record keeping purposes. However, please remember if you are Moonlighting in the ED you need to make sure you are turning in the additional form required by the ED.
Visa Status for Moonlighting
**For the protection of the resident, the Program Director must assure that an international resident does not violate his/her legal status by moonlighting.
Federal regulations stipulate that residents on J-1 visas may not work or receive compensation for activities outside the approved training program, AS A RESULT, J-1 VISA HOLDERS MAY NOT MOONLIGHT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
Federal regulations stipulate that residents on H1-B visa must apply and be approved for additional H1-B sponsorship in order to be employed outside their approved program. Program Directors must contact the GME Office (722 4905) to confirm that a resident on a H1-B visa is legally permitted to moonlight.