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Centra Medical Group is seeking a 3rd BC/BE Vascular Surgeon to join Stroobants Cardiovascular Center in Lynchburg, Virginia. Our surgeons practice at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital, a 350-bed acute care facility and Level II trauma center.

Opportunity highlights:
Employed position
Joining 22 Cardiologists, 3 Cardiothoracic Surgeons and 2 Vascular Surgeons.
Purely vascular position
Call schedule 1 in 3
Open and endovascular skills are required
Growing peripheral vascular practice into a regional vascular service

Centra has received many awards including Forbes Safest Hospitals, Reuters 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in America, Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center, Top 100 Most Wired Hospital and Magnet Designation for excellence in nursing.


Location:
Best of all, you'll be working in a community that's renowned for its quality of life. The Lynchburg region has been singled out by sources such as Forbes, Newsweek, CNN Money, and Kiplinger.com for its mild climate, low cost of living (17% below national average), and its abundance of cultural, educational and recreational assets. Youll find an amazing diversity of housing options here, ranging from historic mansions to lakefront condos...all situated just a few hours' drive from Washington, DC, mountain ski resorts, and Virginia's coastal beaches. For additional information regarding this opportunity, contact Amy Carr.


For more information, please send CV to Amy Carr at amy.carr@centrahealth.com
Centra is a not-for-profit regional health care system based in Lynchburg servicing central Virginia with three hospitals and more than 5,200 health care professionals. As the largest health system in the region, Centra provides a full spectrum of medical services, including cardiovascular, cancer, surgical, emergency, neurology, orthopaedics, family practice, women and children's rehabilitation and senior services. Whether you are referring patients for specialized care or consulting with patients on their treatment options, Centra allows you to offer services supported by the most advanced medical technologies. Centra's quality of care ranks in or near the top 10% of hospitals nationwide, according to results published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Hospital Compare initiative. Centra has also ranked as one of the top heart hospitals and holds one of the highest ratings in the country for cardiac surgery by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Our Physicians, nurses and staff take great pride in the awards we have received for outstanding quality of care and health system innovations. Forbes Safest Hospitals in America: Forbes magazine named Centra as one of the safest hospital in country, ranking in the top 5% of hospitals nationwide for low complication and mortality rates. Premier CareScience Award: Fewer than 50 health care organizations nationwide receive this award for superior quality, efficiency and process of care. Centra was the only health system in Virginia to receive this recognition. Magnet Nursing Award: Centra is one of 289 U.S. hospitals that have been awarded this highest recognition for excellence in nursing, an award Centra has held since 2005.