Infectious Disease jobs in Lexington-Fayette usually include as a requirement Infectious Disease board certification (or eligibility) and an active Kentucky state physician license. Having done an Infectious Disease residency or fellowship in Kentucky is often helpful because it means the physician is aware of KY BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
Infectious Disease salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Lexington-Fayette, KY, average around $229,747. In contrast the national average Infectious Disease salary is $222,094, meaning Infectious Disease jobs in Lexington-Fayette pay approximately 103.4% of the national norm.
Given the unique insurance and statutes of Kentucky, effort should be made to explore topics like insurance premiums.
Moreover, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on income for Infectious Disease practices is not yet obvious.