Emergency Care jobs in Austin typically include as a stipulation Emergency Care board certification (or eligibility) and a current Texas license to practice medicine. Completing an Emergency Care residency or fellowship in Texas is beneficial because it suggests the physician is familiar with TX licensure requirements.
Emergency Care salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Austin, TX, are around $251,257. By comparison the country's average Emergency Care salary is $267,293, meaning Emergency Care jobs in Austin pay approximately 94% of the national norm.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of Texas, effort should be made to explore issues like state tort reform proposals.
Moreover, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on patient loads for Emergency Care practices is unknown.