Critical Care Medicine jobs in Atlanta typically list as a stipulation Critical Care Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date Georgia license to practice medicine. Completing a Critical Care Medicine residency or fellowship in Georgia is advantageous because it implies the physician is familiar with GA BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
Critical Care Medicine salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Atlanta, GA, are around $0. By comparison the national average Critical Care Medicine salary is $268,250, meaning Critical Care Medicine jobs in Atlanta pay around % of the national norm.
Thanks to unique insurance and statutes of Georgia, care should be taken to address issues like malpractice tail insurance.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Critical Care Medicine practices is unclear.