Cardiology jobs in Tampa most often include as a requirement Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date Florida medical license. Completing a Cardiology residency or fellowship in Florida is often helpful because it means the physician is familiar with FL Medicaid policies.
Cardiology salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Tampa, FL, run around $424,379. On the other hand the U.S. average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in Tampa pay approximately 106.6% of the national mean.
Because of unique insurance and tort policies of Florida, care should be taken to address topics like malpractice tail insurance.
Moreover, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Cardiology practices is unknown.