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Neurosurgery Physician Assistant Opportunity

Centra Medical Group Neuroscience Center, located in central Virginia, is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our Neurosurgery program.

We offer a full-range of neurosurgical patient care including: spine surgery, open & endovascular and brain & spine tumors with minimally invasive approaches.

Position duties include:

Inpatient responsibilities patient and critical care management

Outpatient clinic responsibilities - new patients, follow-ups, post-op visits

Shared coverage of night shift

Opportunity for some OR time, if desired

We offer a competitive compensation package that includes student loan repayment assistance, relocation assistance, excellent benefits and a generous PTO plan (24 days/year to start).
The position provides an exceptional career opportunity in a region that has earned numerous accolades for its quality of life, including

Best Places for Business and Careers Forbes

Top Places to Live CNN Money

Top Places to Retire Forbes

Top Adventure Towns National Geographic

Americas Best High Schools Newsweek

Top Best-Value Cities Kiplinger.com
Lynchburg is ideally situated in the heart of Virginia, a convenient distance from coastal beaches, ski resorts, and metro areas such as Washington, DC, and Richmond. The Lynchburg area is home to well over 100,000 residents, and offers acclaimed schools, colleges, and universities, as well as an incredible diversity of housing optionsfrom historic neighborhoods to waterfront settings, from urban lofts to suburban estates.
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.