Region 2000 Holds Health Career Fair in Lynchburg

      LYNCHBURG, VA - With 300 jobs available in the health care field, Region 2000 is trying to help qualified people in our area get hired.

      The company's workforce center held a health career fair in Lynchburg Tuesday.

      They expected more than 100 people to come out and check out what they have to offer.

      Centra, Generation Solutions, and other health departments were all there to looking to hire.

      "We see people that are interested in the industry but hasn't had the direct exposure to the field. This is a great way to come and learn and find out what credentials that I need," said Deborah Alfers with Region 2000's Workforce Center

      Local nursing programs and medical schools were also in attendance.