Cardiology jobs in El Paso most often list as a requirement Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date Texas license to practice medicine. Having done a Cardiology residency or fellowship in Texas is beneficial because it implies the physician is familiar with TX Medicaid policies.
Cardiology salaries for the south region of the U.S., including El Paso, TX, average around $424,379. On the other hand the country's average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in El Paso pay around 106.6% of the national average.
Given the unusual insurance and tort policies of Texas, attention should be paid to topics like malpractice tail insurance.
Equally important, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on patient loads for Cardiology practices is unknown.