Emergency Care jobs in San Jose most often include as a stipulation Emergency Care board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date California state physician license. Doing an Emergency Care residency or fellowship in California is often helpful because it implies the physician is familiar with CA licensure requirements.
Emergency Care salaries for the west region of the U.S., including San Jose, CA, average around $300,383. In contrast the country's average Emergency Care salary is $267,293, meaning Emergency Care jobs in San Jose pay approximately 112.4% of the national mean.
Thanks to specific insurance and liability laws of California, care should be taken to address topics like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Emergency Care practices is unknown.