Family Medicine jobs in Las Vegas usually list as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and a current Nevada medical license. Doing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Nevada is advantageous because it implies the physician is cognizant of NV BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
Family Medicine salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Las Vegas, NV, are around $208,996. In contrast the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Las Vegas pay approximately 105.7% of the national norm.
Thanks to unusual insurance and tort policies of Nevada, care should be taken to address concerns like insurance premiums.
Equally important, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on reimbursement rates for Family Medicine practices is not yet obvious.