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The Hospital

Sentara RMH Medical Center is a 238-bed, independent, not-for-profit community hospital located in the beautiful and historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. For nearly 100 years, SRMH has delivered advanced medical care to its seven-county service area.  Services provided at SRMH in 2015 included over 13,000 inpatient visits, 1,700 babies delivered, 21,000 surgical patients, 18,000 cancer treatments, and 75,00 emergency department visits. In June 2010, SRMH opened its new, state-of-the-art hospital, located on a 254-acre site located in Harrisonburg. This new LEED Gold certified facility brings the latest in health and wellness to the community. And for the fourth year in a row, SRMH has been rated number one in Virginia for coronary interventions by HealthGrades. Learn more about SRMH at

The Community

Quality of life is one of the primary factors that draw people to live and work in Harrisonburg and the Shenandoah Valley. Situated between the Allegheny, Blue Ridge and Massanutten mountain ranges. The Valley is an ideal spot for outdoor enthusiasts based on the community’s proximity to the Skyline Drive, the Shenandoah National Park and the Shenandoah River.  Cultural venues include music and theatre performances provided by recognized programs at James Madison University. Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in a family oriented and safe community with award-wining school districts.  The area also boasts 8 colleges and universities within 50 miles including the University of Virginia, James Madison University, Eastern Mennonite University, Mary Baldwin College, Blue Ridge Community College to name a few. Harrisonburg and Rockingham County offer a wide range of housing options, both rural and urban and are known for its natural beauty, historic roots and relaxed lifestyle. Offering four seasons with moderate climates, residents can enjoy activities year round. Harrisonburg is located 60 miles from Charlottesville, 120 miles from Richmond and 140 miles from Washington, D.C. and is an excellent place to live, practice medicine and raise a family.