Family Medicine jobs in Modesto typically have as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and a current California state physician license. Completing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in California is advantageous because it means the physician is cognizant of CA Medicaid policies.
Family Medicine salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Modesto, CA, average around $208,996. On the other hand the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Modesto pay approximately 105.7% of the national norm.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of California, care should be taken to address concerns like malpractice tail insurance.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Family Medicine practices is not yet obvious.