CareerMD | View Listing

Email This Employer

   Apply for this position or request more information
Attach CV

Join CENTRAs growing Pediatric Service Line in Lynchburg, Virginia!
We are seeking a board certified/board eligible Pediatrician/Pediatric Hospitalist to join our growing program in Lynchburg, VA. We provide 24/7, family centered-care to children ages newborn to 18 years of age.

Program highlights:

Diverse mix of cases
Access to local subspecialists
Ground and air transport to tertiary care centers to provide full pediatric specialty support
Dedicated pediatric pod in the Emergency Room
Flexible scheduling model

Clinical duties include:

Management of pediatric admissions
Newborn care (but no delivery coverage)
Provide pediatric consultations to the Emergency Room, to Child & Adolescent Psychiatric services, and to other specialties and community providers
Education of FM residents, Medical students, PA students and Allied Health professionals
Participate in strategic quality and growth initiatives for service line

Physician benefits include:

Sign-on bonus
Relocation assistance
Educational loan repayment program
Full health, dental, and vision benefits
CME reimbursement\


CENTRA is a not-for-profit community healthcare system based in Lynchburg, VA. Some of our many awards and accolades include:

Magnet 2nd redesignation for excellence in nursing
A 100 Top Cardiovascular Hospital in America six times
Top 100 Most Wired and Top 25 Wireless hospitals in the country
The Joint Commissions national Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers
Centra Lynchburg General Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center
Baby Friendly designation for Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital

Our community:

Lynchburg is located just east of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Here you will find a lively downtown area, an excellent selection of restaurants, an abundance of outdoor activities and rich history. Lynchburg offers an affordable cost of living and a variety of public and private school options.

In central Virginia you will also find easy access to major metropolitan areas such as Washington, DC (3 hours), Richmond, VA (2 hours), Raleigh-Durham, NC (2. 5 hours) and Virginia beaches (3.5 hours).

Among the many accolades the Lynchburg region has earned:

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
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.