Family Medicine jobs in Reno typically include as a stipulation Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and a current Nevada license to practice medicine. Having done a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Nevada is often helpful because it implies the physician is aware of NV licensure requirements.
Family Medicine salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Reno, NV, run around $208,996. By comparison the national average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Reno pay about 105.7% of the national average.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of Nevada, care should be taken to address issues like state tort reform proposals.
Equally important, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on patient loads for Family Medicine practices is unclear.