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Centra Medical Group is seeking a Medical Director, Trauma / Critical Care Program at our Level II Trauma Center, located in Lynchburg, Virginia. The Director will provide oversight of the Trauma program including management of the Emergency Trauma Surgery Services and Surgical Critical Care Services.

Opportunity Highlights

Employed position, Loan repayment / relocation assistance / sign-on bonus

Growing department of 8 surgeons

Position provides acute care surgery, in addition to trauma

Job Requirements

5+ years trauma center experience preferred

Board certification in General Surgery and Trauma / Critical Care required

Centra is a nonprofit healthcare system comprised of 4 hospitals including CENTRA Lynchburg General Hospital (CLGH). CLGH offers state-of-the-art surgical facilities equipped with advanced imaging and diagnostic technologies, including specialized operating and interventional radiology suites.
Our hospital is a Level II Trauma Center with 358 licensed beds, is an emergency and critical care center specializing in cardiology, emergency medicine, orthopaedics, oncology, neurology, and neurosurgery. CLGH has about 90,000 annual emergency room visits and is recognized nationally for its oncology, cardiac, and neurosciences programs.

Lynchburg, Virginia is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains along the scenic James River and offers the variety of all fourseasons. It is an area that is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast. You will find many amenities to enjoy here an abundance of outdoor activities, affordable cost of living, excellent public and private schools and easy access to major metropolitan areas.
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.