PACE Nurse Practitioner - PRN Opportunity

Centra Medical Group – Lynchburg, Virginia

Centra Health’s PACE is a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly designed for frail older adults who want to live at home and have their primary care and supportive services provided in collaboration with a physician.

We are currently seeking a PRN Nurse Practitioner that has a minimum of one-year experience working in a primary care setting.  Geriatric experience is a plus as well as nursing facility experience as an NP or RN.  New grads will also be considered.

Position will be PRN working as needed to provide coverage at our PACE programs in Lynchburg, Gretna and Farmville.

Under the supervision of the clinic physician, provides primary care to participants. Performs physical assessments & periodic assessments of participants and develops and implements appropriate plans of care. Evaluates participant physical complaints and provides appropriate treatment. Oversees the care needs of participants in nursing homes. Provides participant and family teaching. Functions as a member of the multidisciplinary team.

Centra Medical Group (CMG) is a network of local family practices, primary care physicians, and medical and surgical specialists. With over 260 employed physicians, specialists and surgeons covering the greater Lynchburg area and spanning from Danville to Farmville, and Moneta to Big Island and Bedford, CMG provides the community with primary care physicians, cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, gerontologists, neurosurgeons, physiatrists, psychiatrists, therapists and urologists.

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 interactive 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 or to apply - please email current CV to Robin Moon, Sr. Provider Recruiter at robin.moon@centrahealth.com-

Specialty Geriatrics Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital N/A (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)