World-Class Healthcare Right Here at Home
Lynchburg is home to Centra Health, a non-profit family of hospitals and physicians providing award-winning care. Facilities include Lynchburg General Hospital, Virginia Baptist Hospital, the Alan B. Pearson Regional Cancer Center and the Stroobants Heart Center.
Centra is recognized as one of the Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by Thomson Reuters and Forbes Magazine placed Centra in the Top 5% of Safest Hospitals in the country.
Centra includes 6,000 employees, a medical staff of 490, with physician practices serving an area from Bedford to Farmville and from Nelson County to Danville. In addition, Centra’s services include residential and outpatient mental health facilities, home health and hospice programs, mammography centers, a sleep disorders center and a center for wound care and hyperbaric medicine. A 27-member Board of Directors representing a cross section of the community governs Centra.
To learn more, visit Centra’s website here.