South Boston, Virginia is a charming town located on the Virginia/North Carolina border, only one hour north of Durham, North Carolina and two hours south of Richmond, Virginia. Along with easy access to metropolitan amenities, South Boston is located in the heart of ACC country with easy access to the following universities: University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Duke, N.C. State, and UNC-Chapel Hill.
South Boston and Southern Virginia offer many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors! Walk, bike, swim, kayak, fish or just relax at our State Parks, Campgrounds, or 50,000 acre lake with 800 miles of shoreline. Enjoy diverse cultural offerings in addition to many historical sites. Award winning restaurants serve world-class cuisine.
Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital is a multidivisional organization providing acute care, home health, hospice, behavioral health services and a multitude of outpatient services to approximately 80,000 residents in the South Boston, Southern Virginia region.
More than 100 physicians representing 28 specialties serve on our medical staff, and provide a wide range of health and medical services for residents of all ages.
Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital is a member of Sentara Healthcare, an acknowledged leader in patient safety and quality innovation. Founded in 1888 as the Retreat for the Sick in Norfolk, Virginia, Sentara has ranked for more than a decade among the nation’s top integrated healthcare systems by Modern Healthcare Magazine and is the #1 most integrated health care system for the last two years.
Sentara, a not-for-profit health system, operates more than 100 sites of care serving residents across Virginia and northeastern North Carolina.
The system is comprised of 12 acute care hospitals, advanced imaging centers, nursing and assisted-living centers, outpatient campuses, two home health and hospice agencies, a 3,680-provider medical staff, and three medical groups with 618 providers.
Sentara also offers medical transport ambulances and Nightingale, the first air ambulance serving Hampton Roads. Optima Health, an award winning Sentara owned health plan, serves 433,000 members in Virginia.