- Work/Life Balance
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
- Comp & Benefits
- Senior Management
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I have found that comparatively speaking the benefits are good. I have the opportunity for self scheduling that offers a flexible schedule.
Centra is a very large organization and sometimes it seems as if the people who work for them are forgotten while they are focused on growing the company.
Advice to Management
My advice to management is to remember who are in the trenches working hard for the benefit of the patient. We really do care about the patient.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied online. The process took 5 weeks – interviewed at Centra Health (Lynchburg, VA) in March 2015.
It was fairly extensive! I had 1 interview with the nurse recruiter, 2 panel interviews, and a shadowing on the unit I was applying for. It seemed like a pretty sought after position, so that could be why. At first they said they didn't have any more positions available, then the unit manager called me about a week later and said that more positions had been approved so she offered me the job over the phone! The panel asked quite a few questions. The shadowing was about 6 hours, but was fairly laid back.
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Centra Health is a constellation of hospitals, medical practices, outpatient facilities, and other services targeting the health care needs of residents in central Virginia. At the not-for-profit entity's core are two acute care facilities in Lynchburg: the 270-bed Lynchburg General, which is the region's main emergency center and specializes in orthopedic and cardiac care; and Virginia Baptist, a roughly 315-bed facility focused on cancer treatment, women's and pediatric care, mental health, and rehabilitation. Aside from its acute care operations, Centra ...