Centra Health Systems

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine seeks to develop partnerships with regional healthcare systems which share similar visions and missions for delivery of health to the communities we serve. 

CentraCentra is a 508-bed multispecialty hospital system comprised of Lynchburg General Hospital and Virginia Baptist Hospital, in Lynchburg, and Southside Hospital located in Farmville.  Along with their extensive community provider network, Centra has agreed to provide significant clinical training opportunities for LUCOM’s forthcoming students.

Centra has received several accolades of the years for their dedication to quality patient care.  Included among these accolades are certification by the Joint Commission as an Acute Heart Attack Center and a Primary Stroke Center.  In addition, Centra is rated among the top hospitals in patient satisfaction for several years in a row and the Alan B. Pearson Regional Cancer Center has received full accreditation with commendation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine is excited and grateful for the support and educational partnerships Centra has extended for the training of our students and in developing physicians for the people and communities we both serve.


Centra Lynchburg General Hospital

Lynchburg General Hospital

Centra Lynchburg General Hospital (LGH) is an emergency and critical care center specializing in cardiology, emergency  medicine, orthopaedics, neurology, and neurosurgery. LGH is one of the nation's 50  Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Thomson  Reuters and has received the 100 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals designation in five previous years.  LGH is also recognized nationally for its orthopaedic and cardiac programs.


Centra PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly)

Centra PACE

Centra PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) is a program of the Commonwealth of Virginia, focusing on prevention, wellness, and the belief that it is better for seniors with chronic care needs and their families to be served in the community whenever possible. Centra PACE strives to enhance life for older adults by providing care and services from a team of compassionate, qualified professionals that empower these seniors to live in their homes and in the community for as long as it is medically and socially safe.


Centra Southside Community Hospital

Centra Southside Community Hospital

Centra Southside Community Hospital (CSCH) is a state-of-the-art facility committed to meeting the needs of the community through quality cost effective healthcare, delivered by a progressive, highly-trained medical staff and an efficient, friendly workforce. CSCH is dedicated to improving the quality of life throughout the surrounding communities providing high- quality healthcare with a personal touch.


Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital

Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital

Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital (CVBH), founded in 1924, is a 161-licensed bed facility serving central Virginia with quality health care for the whole family. CVBH is the regional hospital for women's and children's care, mental health and chemical dependency treatment, outpatient surgery, physical rehabilitation, home health, pain management, wound care, and more. Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital has received Press Ganey's prestigious Summit Award for inpatient care, healthcare's most coveted symbol of achievement in patient satisfaction.