Centra Specialty Hospital

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Centra Specialty Hospital is central Virginia’s long-term acute care hospital for patients with complex extended medical needs. Located on the campus of Centra’s Virginia Baptist Hospital, CRCR is a specialized “hospital within a hospital” equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology. It is wholly owned by Centra, a nonprofit regional health care system based in Lynchburg, Virginia.


CRCR clinical services include:

  • Medically complex and multi-system failure – pulmonary disease, cardiac disease, oncology, neuromuscular disease (ALS), gastrointestinal disease, post-op complications, acute renal failure, multi-trauma;
  • Complex wound care and management ;
  • Ventilator management – present dependence, difficult to wean, assisted or partial dependence, training for discharge home with ventilator dependence; and
  • Rehabilitation – acute neurological and musculoskeletal problems

Lynchburg is a vibrant central city fostering a strong sense of community. It offers friendly residential neighborhoods with outstanding cultural, educational, and recreation opportunities. With its rich history, natural beauty and southern hospitality, the central Virginia region is an ideal place for you and your family to live.


Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and bordered by the historic James River, Lynchburg and its surrounding counties boast a thriving business climate, top ranking public school systems and affordable cost of living.