Family Medicine jobs in El Paso most often list as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date Texas license to practice medicine. Having done a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Texas is beneficial because it implies the physician is familiar with TX Medicaid policies.
Family Medicine salaries for the south region of the U.S., including El Paso, TX, average around $195,941. On the other hand the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in El Paso pay around 99.1% of the national average.
Given the unusual insurance and tort policies of Texas, attention should be paid to topics like malpractice tail insurance.
Equally important, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on patient loads for Family Medicine practices is unknown.