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In the Blue Ridge Mountains of Central Virginia, YOU can enjoy a HIGH QUALITY OF LIFE with an AFFORDABLE COST OF LIVING!

Centra Medical Group is searching for a BC/BE Orthopaedic surgeon to join their practice in charming Farmville, VA.

As a result of Farmvilles 2 institutions of higher learning, Longwood University & Hampden-Sydney College, combined with the heartbeat of our historic Farmville Downtown Main Street District, it has become known as the "College town wrapped in traditional downtown." Farmville is also one of the entrances to High Bridge Trail State Park. The High Bridge, which is more than 2,400 feet long and 160 feet above the Appomattox River, is ideally suited for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding. Plenty of fishing, camping, canoeing & kayaking takes place on the Appomattox River. Farmville residents benefit from low taxes and affordable housing that ranges from architectural gems to rural home sites.

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.

Centra Physician benefits include:
PREMIUM compensation package
403(b) and 457(b) tax deferred savings plan
Vested employer contribution match
Paid Time Off
Sign on bonuses
Health, dental, and vision benefits
Flexible spending accounts

Other features:
$5,000 Yearly
CME Allowance
Education Loan Assistance
Relocation Allowance

This opportunity is a combination of outpatient and surgery. Although there will be two physicians, the practice also functions with Advanced Practice Provider (NP/PA) as well as other clinical and administrative staff members. Statistical data shows that orthopaedic volumes in Farmville are anticipated to grow rapidly between now and 2022.

Total hip replacements, ACL knee reconstructions, rotator cuff tears and general orthopaedic procedures.

If qualified and interested in this opportunity, please send CV to Amy Carr.

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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.