Charleston Area Medical Center, Inc. is a non-profit, 956-bed, regional referral center with more than 8,000 employees. CAMC is home to one of the top five heart programs in the United States; the only kidney transplant center in the southern part of the state; and one of the nation's busiest Level I Trauma Centers. In all, more than 700 physicians have admitting privileges at CAMC. CAMC offers thousands of families convenience and accessibility through three Charleston locations: General Hospital, Memorial Hospital and Women and Children's Hospital. A fourth hospital is located in Hurricane, West Virginia.
Charleston is the state capitol of West Virginia. It is a scenic, mid-size city nestled in a unique valley rich with historic traditions yet a culturally diverse community offering all of the amenities expected to be found in a large metropolitan city. Whether you enjoy fine dining, symphony orchestras or challenging golf courses, mountain biking, snow skiing or world-renowned white water rafting, this outstanding community offers something for everyone. The climate is exemplary and residents enjoy four distinct seasons. The education system is outstanding with public and private schools, making it an ideal location to establish roots and raise a family.