Intensivist jobs in Buffalo typically have as a stipulation Intensivist board certification (or eligibility) and an active New York medical license. Doing an Intensivist residency or fellowship in New York is beneficial because it implies the physician is aware of NY licensure requirements.
Intensivist salaries for the east region of the U.S., including Buffalo, NY, average around $0. By comparison the U.S. average Intensivist salary is $273,520, meaning Intensivist jobs in Buffalo pay about % of the national average.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of New York, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on reimbursement rates for Intensivist practices is not yet obvious.