Advance your career and quality of life with a unique role as Medical Director of Mental Health in the largest psychiatric program in Central Virginia.

The medical directorship will include a broad scope of responsibilities and will report to the CMG Executive Medical Director. Direct reports will include behavioral health providers, including physicians, NPs, PAs, and PhDs.

Mental Health at Centra Healthcare System is a robust and evolving service line, including:

  • Inpatient Units
  • Outpatient practice (high volume)
  • Interventional psychiatry
  • Addiction services
  • Rivermont schools
  • Bridges – a residential treatment facility for children

Required Qualifications to include

  • Board certification in Psychiatry
  • Completion of medical degree and residency training in a Psychiatry specialty from an American Medical Association (AMA) approved program or other school with credentials approved by the Medical Staff and Board of Centra.
  • MD/DO with certification by an American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) board.
  • Consistent ongoing education, and progressive growth towards experience as an administrator or leadership-related position within healthcare.

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
  • 14% lower cost of living compared to the national average
  • Generous benefits package that starts on Day #1
  • $7,500 CME Allowance
Elizabeth Salasin
Physician Recruiter, Centra Medical Group

Specialty Psychiatry Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Virginia Baptist Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)