Psychiatry Physician Job with Centra in Lynchburg, VA

$320k -$365k + Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains

Centra Lynchburg, VA 24503
  • Accepts J1 Visas: Yes
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Yes
  • Loan Assistance:Yes
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 07/27/2022
  • 795547

Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist  in Central Virginia – Call 1:12 (Telephonic Call)

Centra Medical Group (CMG) is seeking a full-time BC/BE  Psychiatrist for CMG Piedmont Psychiatric Center (PPC), in beautiful and charming Lynchburg, VA. This opportunity would be Hospital Employed to replace a relocating physician.

Located on the grounds of historic Virginia Baptist Hospital, CMG PPC is a well-established, multidisciplinary practice affiliated with Centra Healthcare System.  This Centra practice is part of Centra Health’s ACO, a Population Health Services Organization (PHSO) that develops partnerships within the community. Our Clinically Integrated Network (CIN)  and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) develop these partnerships to control costs, improve quality of care and improve overall patient experience. 

You Can Expect

  • Supervisory responsibilities to include overseeing Outpatient APPs and LCSWs
  • Robust, comprehensive behavioral health ambulatory services
  • A multidisciplinary, collegial team: psychiatrists, psychologists NPs and counselors
  • Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) available
  • Call is 1:12 and shared for the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health service line.  Most call is telecall. Overnight call is not for admissions. Weekend rounding only when on call; Hospitalist cover inpatient unit on weekdays and Nocturnist for overnight admissions 7 days/week.
  • CL responsibilities are limited to the occasional consult while on weekend call. 

Our Health System

Centra Medical Group is part of Centra, a nationally recognized Virginia healthcare system encompassing four hospitals, regional medical centers, and more than 60 primary care/specialty practices. Centra fosters a vibrant, collaborative team environment with a strong priority on physician satisfaction—all reflected in our high employee retention rate and long staff tenure.

Physician Benefits

  • $320-365+ compensation range
  • Up to $100,000 in student loan repayment
  • $20,000 in upfront compensation
  • Up to $10,000 in relocation reimbursement
  • Up to $7,500 CME reimbursement + 5 days for CMEs
  • Generous benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and malpractice, life and disability insurance and 403(b)

Our Community 

Best of all, you'll be working in a community that's renowned for its quality of life. The Lynchburg region has been singled out by sources such as Forbes, Newsweek, CNN Money,, and Southern Living for its mild climate, low cost of living (17% below national average), and its abundance of cultural, educational, and recreational assets. You’ll find an amazing diversity of housing options here, ranging from historic homes to lakefront condos...all situated just a few hours' drive from Washington, DC, mountain ski resorts, and coastal vacation retreats.