Centra Health has announced a new medical facility slated to open in the Town of Amherst in September 2016. The proposed ambulatory center is set to be built behind the Ambriar Shopping Center. Designed as an urgent care center, it will function for the treatment of non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses. According to the News & Advance, a similar facility is scheduled to open in Gretna by December. Locations for other centers are being planned for Lynchburg, Farmville and Danville.