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Centra is searching for a dynamic, BC/BE Gastroenterologist to join a patient-centered, collaborative team of hospital employed providers at Centra Southside Community Hospital in Farmville, Virginia. New grads and experienced providers, both encouraged to apply.
This position is a wonderful opportunity for physicians seeking a part time (.5 FTE) opportunity in a great team. The role includes a balance between clinic and procedures (endoscopies on our Olympus equipment). No EUS.

Centra Physician benefits include:

PREMIUM compensation package
Competitive compensation with production bonus
Sign on bonus
Education Loan Assistance
Relocation Allowance
$5,000 Yearly CME Allowance
Generous health benefits


Location Features:

Thanks to local colleges Longwood University & Hampden-Sydney College, and the heartbeat of historic Farmville Downtown Main Street District, we have become known as the "College town wrapped in traditional downtown.

Farmville is also one of the entrances to High Bridge Trail a beautiful rail-to-trail ideally suited for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding. The nearby Appomattox River provides abundant opportunities for fishing, camping, canoeing & kayaking. Farmville residents benefit from low taxes and affordable housing that ranges from architectural gems to rural homesites.

Hospital Features:

CENTRA Southside Community Hospital is a 116-bed, full-service acute care facility in Farmville, Virginia serving as a medical hub for an eight-county region. Founded in 1927, the Prince Edward County facility each year has approximately 4,000 admissions and sees more than 37,000 patients through its emergency department. The hospital serves the residents of Amelia, Appomattox, Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland, Lunenburg, Nottoway, and Prince Edward Counties.

CENTRA Southside Community Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility committed to meeting the needs of the community through quality cost effective healthcare, delivered by a progressive, highly-trained medical staff and an efficient, friendly workforce. In 2012 & 2013, VHA Central Atlantic recognized Centra Southside Community Hospital for achieving excellence in clinically recognized performance measures.

If you have interest in learning more about this opportunity, please send your CV to mikael.blido@centrahealth.com along with times you might be available for a phone call.
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.