Emergency Care jobs in Shreveport usually have as a required qualification Emergency Care board certification (or eligibility) and a current louisiana state physician license. Having done an Emergency Care residency or fellowship in louisiana is often helpful because it means the physician is cognizant of LA licensure requirements.
Emergency Care salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Shreveport, LA, average around $251,257. In contrast the national average Emergency Care salary is $267,293, meaning Emergency Care jobs in Shreveport pay around 94% of the national average.
Because of unusual insurance and liability laws of louisiana, care should be taken to address concerns like insurance premiums.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on patient loads for Emergency Care practices is not yet obvious.