OPPORTUNITY DETAILS


Position: Family Medicine Physician: Gretna, VA
Location: Centra Gretna Regional Medical Center, 291 McBride Ln, Gretna, VA 24557

Specifics:

  • ·         Established practice in brand new building (opened November, 2015)

  • ·         Providers: 3 physicians and 2 APPs

  • ·         Hours: M-F 8:30 to 5:00, Sat. 9-12 (walk-in sick visits only). Separate 24 hour ED next door.

  • ·         Special equipment: 64-slice CT scanner, X-ray and Advanced Lab on site.

  • ·         Call schedule: Weekly rotation between all primary care providers.  Friday to Friday rotating schedule.

Requirements:

  • ·         BC/BE

  • ·         MD or DO

  • ·         J1 Visa Waiver eligible. Pittsylvania Co. is designated HPSA.

  • ·         US-based residency: FM, IM

  • ·         New grads welcome

For more information please contact staff physician recruiter brent.holland@centrahealth.com

ABOUT THE PRACTICE

Centra Gretna Medical Center leads the way in preventative care with a physical therapy gym and staff working closely with primary care physicians and cardiologists. Wellness programs provide nutrition insight and strength classes.

A range of specialists make routine visits to Gretna, a community 30 minutes from the nearest hospital. Telemedicine programs allow Gretna physicians to transfer scans and test results in real-time to specialists at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Gretna Medical Center includes an advanced laboratory serving as a hub to process results quickly for outlying practices.

ABOUT GRETNA, VA
Gretna, VA is home to a welcoming and warm population.  It has retained its charming small town atmosphere with one stoplight, restaurants known for their “home cooked” meals, and residents who are accommodating and friendly.  The town’s close proximity to the juncture of Route 29 and Route  40 offers quick access to Lynchburg (Centra's hub location), Danville and Roanoke.

Located just a few miles from the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including Smith Mountain and Leesville Lakes, as well as numerous national forests and parks within the Allegheny Mountains,  the Gretna area offers tremendous outdoor activities all year long. 

ABOUT CENTRA MEDICAL GROUP
Centra is not just a regional health care system of four hospitals. We are the Centra Medical Group -- your network of local family practices, primary care physicians, and medical and surgical specialists. We understand that with today's fast-paced lifestyle, having patient care close by is essential.

With over 150 physicians, specialists and surgeons covering the greater Lynchburg area and spanning from Danville to Farmville and Moneta to Big Island, the Centra Medical Group brings to the community primary care physicians, cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, gerontologists, neurosurgeons, physiatrists, psychiatrists, therapists, and urologists.

Through the Centra Medical Group, patients are connected to Centra's wider health care system, where award winning services, access to advanced technologies, and a full complement of specialties are available to meet the medical needs of Virginia families.

For more information about this opportunity, please contact staff physician recruiter mikael.blido@centrahealth.com

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