Family Medicine jobs in Charlotte most often have as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an active North Carolina medical license. Completing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in North Carolina is often helpful because it suggests the physician is cognizant of NC BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
Family Medicine salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Charlotte, NC, average around $195,941. By comparison the U.S. average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Charlotte pay about 99.1% of the national mean.
Because of unique insurance and liability laws of North Carolina, care should be taken to address issues like state tort reform proposals.
Moreover, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on income for Family Medicine practices is not yet obvious.