Cardiology jobs in Corpus Christi most often have as a requirement Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and a current Texas medical license. Having done a Cardiology residency or fellowship in Texas is beneficial because it means the physician is familiar with TX Medicaid policies.
Cardiology salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Corpus Christi, TX, average around $424,379. By comparison the U.S. average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in Corpus Christi pay around 106.6% of the national average.
Because of unusual insurance and liability laws of Texas, care should be taken to address topics like state tort reform proposals.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on patient loads for Cardiology practices is unknown.