Cardiology jobs in Glendale usually have as a required qualification Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and a current Arizona license to practice medicine. Having done a Cardiology residency or fellowship in Arizona is advantageous because it means the physician is aware of AZ Medicaid policies.
Cardiology salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Glendale, AZ, are around $380,684. In contrast the U.S. average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in Glendale pay approximately 95.6% of the national average.
Thanks to unusual insurance and statutes of Arizona, care should be taken to address topics like malpractice tail insurance.
More generally, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Cardiology practices is not yet obvious.