Emergency Care jobs in St. Louis usually list as a stipulation Emergency Care board certification (or eligibility) and a current Missouri state physician license. Doing an Emergency Care residency or fellowship in Missouri is advantageous because it means the physician is aware of MO Medicaid policies.
Emergency Care salaries for the south region of the U.S., including St. Louis, MO, are around $251,257. In contrast the U.S. average Emergency Care salary is $267,293, meaning Emergency Care jobs in St. Louis pay around 94% of the national average.
Because of unusual insurance and tort policies of Missouri, attention should be paid to concerns like malpractice tail insurance.
Moreover, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on income for Emergency Care practices is unknown.