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May 01, 2017

Public Encouraged to Learn Warning Signs, Prevention and Treatment Tips
May Is Stroke Month and Better Hearing & Speech Month

April 27, 2017

Centra Bedford Memorial Hospital will open a temporary emergency department on the second floor starting May 18th, during the renovation and expansion of the current emergency department. The temporary emergency...Read more

April 04, 2017

Centra, along with other national, state and community organizations, are participating in a massive effort to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making—an effort that has culminated in the formal designation of April 16 as National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD). 

March 13, 2017

Centra is celebrating Certified Nurses Day, March 19th by honoring its board-certified nurses. These nurses are being recognized for their professionalism, leadership and commitment to excellence in patient care.

February 03, 2017


Hats knitted and crocheted by volunteers for the American Heart Association as part of the Little Hats, Big...Read more

January 23, 2017

The new Centra Urgent Care facility located at 16890 Forest Road in Forest, opened to patients on January 23rd. 

November 18, 2016

Dear Sir or Madam,

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating reports that a device used nationwide to heat and cool the blood...Read more

September 26, 2016

The Centra Danville Medical Center will open for business on September 26th at 8:00 am.  Prior to the opening, Centra is hosting an open house ribbon cutting event on September 25th at 2:00 pm.  Centra and community leaders will speak, followed by a ribbon-cutting and light refreshments. Tours of the new facility will be provided to the community. The celebration will be held rain or shine. 

September 14, 2016

Please join us and the Bedford community for an open house  on Wednesday, September 14, from 4 to 6 p.m.  as we celebrate the reopening of Bedford Hospice House.   The newly renovated house has four rooms and...Read more

September 08, 2016

In collaboration with the Free Clinic of Central Virginia, the Community Access Network and Centra, the groundbreaking for the new Fifth Street Community Health Center will be held on Thursday, September 8th from 11:30-1:00pm.