Acute Inpatient Physiatrist in Beautiful Central Virginia

The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains are calling! Join our family-oriented Physiatry team in Central Virginia as an Acute Inpatient Rehab Physician.

Centra Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Physiatrist for its growing rehab program.

With higher than average discharge rates and quality metrics, rehab is well-received and trusted in Lynchburg, Virginia and extends to the 81,000+ population.

Acute Inpatient Rehab at Virginia Baptist Hospital

Our inpatient rehab unit is located on two floors of historic Virginia Baptist Hospital and has an “old school”, classic rehab vibe. The lower floor is dedicated to PT, OT, Speech and our physician and administrative offices. The upper floor hosts 20 single-patient rooms.

  • Work-life balance: Monday-Friday Days, no night call, weekend call is 1:4 and is only days.
  • Medically challenging patients: ~75% Neuro (including CVA, TBI, SCI, etc.) and ~25% Major Multiple Trauma/Ortho, Amputee, Cardiac, and Miscellaneous
  • Laid back, family-oriented unit staff (45), including nursing, neuro/ortho/trauma nurse practitioner (1), speech pathologists (2), occupational therapists (4), physical therapists (4), social worker/case manager (1) and quality coordinator (1); Hospitalist support.
  • The unit is currently in the process of obtaining Stroke Rehabilitation Certification

About our system and our community

Centra Medical Group is comprised of 450+ physicians and providers, who serve Centra Healthcare System, which is made up of 4 hospitals and 60+ clinics over 9,000 square miles of Central Virginia.

Lynchburg, Virginia has been singled out by sources such as Forbes, Newsweek, and CNN Money for its mild climate, and abundance of cultural, educational and recreational activities... all just a few hours' drive from Washington, DC, ski resorts, and beaches.

As a Physician with Centra Medical Group, you can expect:

  • A collegial work environment
  • High quality of life, work-life balance and a family-friendly workplace
  • 17% lower cost of living compared to the national average
  • Generous benefits package that starts on Day #1
  • Compensation at or greater than the national average
  • Educational loan repayment options, sign-on, and/or commencement bonus options
  • $5,000 CME Allowance

Specialty Physical Medicine & Rehab Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Virginia Baptist Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)