CRITICAL CARE NURSE PRACTITIONER OPPORTUNITY – Lynchburg, VA

Join a strong team of Critical Care physicians and Advance Practice Providers providing top level care with excellent nursing and administrative support!

Centra Medical Group is seeking a Critical Care NP intensivist to help staff at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital, with 357 beds, 40 dedicated to critical care including Cardiothoracic, Neurological, Medical and Surg/Trauma. Centra Lynchburg General Hospital is located in central Virginia and is surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.

Candidates with at least 2 years of NP experience in any field are welcome to apply.  Should be comfortable caring for a wide breadth of patients. Candidates will be trained in typical critical care procedures including intubation, central line placement, management of shock, and chest tube placement, which they will ultimately perform independently.  Experience with these procedures is a plus.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
-  Inpatient shift work
-  Night Shift
-  Level II Trauma Center
-  Teamwork approach with other service lines (i.e. emergency medicine, cardiology, neurology, pulmonology, trauma, surgery)
-  Schedule includes weekday shifts.  Weekends and holidays in rotation

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS:
Competitive compensation
Generous benefits package
Educational loan repayment
Relocation assistance
Sign-on bonus
CME allowance

MEDICAL GROUP HIGHLIGHTS:
Centra Medical Group is part of Centra, a nationally recognized Virginia healthcare system encompassing four hospitals, regional medical centers, and more than 50 primary care/specialty practices. Centra fosters a vibrant, collaborative team environment with a strong priority on provider satisfaction—all reflected in our high employee retention rate and long staff tenure.

LOCATION HIGHLIGHTS:

Lynchburg, with a population of 85,000, is a great safe place to raise a family.  Tons of outdoor activities to enjoy that include hiking, biking, mountain bike trails, camping, boating, fishing & canoeing.  Hike the beautiful Sharp Top Mountain or Appalachian Trail or Bike on the Blackwater Creek Trail or Percival’s Island in the heart of the city.  The Lynchburg Academy Center of the Arts offers some of America’s finest performing artists.  Enjoy an evening minor league baseball game with our Lynchburg Hillcats.  Children will enjoy outdoor summer movies at the park, county fairs, apple orchards, pumpkin patches and picking blueberries & strawberries.  They will love Amazement Square, an inactive hands-on children’s museum in downtown Lynchburg.  Beautiful Smith Mountain Lake is also nearby.

Throughout our region, you'll find an extraordinary quality of life in friendly communities with remarkably diverse and affordable housing options. Whether you prefer urban lofts, historic mansions, suburban estates, waterfront condos, or traditional, tree-lined residential neighborhoods, it's all waiting for you here.  Taxes and utility rates are very moderate, contributing to a low overall cost of living. 

There's also the convenience of being just a few hours away from coastal beaches and major metro areas such as Richmond, Charlotte, and Washington, DC.  Travel by air at Lynchburg Regional Airport or by Amtrak at our Kemper Street station.

For more information, please contact Robin Moon, Provider Recruiter at Robin.moon@centrahealth.com


 
Specialty Critical Care Medicine Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Lynchburg General Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)