Family Medicine jobs in Lubbock typically have as a required qualification Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and a current Texas medical license. Completing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Texas is beneficial because it suggests the physician is familiar with TX Medicaid policies.
Family Medicine salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Lubbock, TX, run around $195,941. By comparison the U.S. average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Lubbock pay around 99.1% of the national norm.
Given the specific insurance and statutes of Texas, attention should be paid to concerns like state tort reform proposals.
More generally, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on income for Family Medicine practices is not yet obvious.