Cardiology jobs in Denver most often include as a requirement Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and a current Colorado license to practice medicine. Having done a Cardiology residency or fellowship in Colorado is beneficial because it suggests the physician is familiar with CO BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
Cardiology salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Denver, CO, run around $380,684. In contrast the U.S. average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in Denver pay around 95.6% of the national average.
Thanks to unique insurance and tort policies of Colorado, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
Moreover, the effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on patient loads for Cardiology practices is unclear.