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Part-time Supervisory Psychiatrist - California

Remote, based in the US. Must be licensed in California.


Lightyear Health is looking for a part-time (1-2 hours a week) Psychiatrist to provide supervisory capacity to teams of Advanced Practitioners. You will provide supervision to Advanced Practitioners providing geriatric care management, all while having the flexibility to work remotely and maintain your own schedule outside your hours with Lightyear Health. This position would require being available from 9am-4pm for emergent phone calls. 

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Supervise teams of Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioners to deliver high quality care in a novel delivery model 
  • Provide weekly Psychopharmacology supervision to APPs working in post acute settings including Assisted Living Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, and Independent Living Facilities 
  • Reviewing select documentation of the behavioral health APPs 
  • Agree to enter into a written collaboration agreement up to 4 CA PMHNPs or BH specialized PAs

We’d love to hear from you if you have the following:

  • Are a licensed psychiatrist in the state of California with experience training or supervising Advanced Practitioners 
  • Have at least 2+ years of experience with a medically complicated population (fellowship training included in this as relevant experience) 
  • Have experience or interest in joining a fast paced, innovative and patient focused start-up

Anticipated Salary Range

We’re committed to an inclusive, consistent, and equitable approach to compensation and anticipate that this position will earn between $140 and $160 per hour. The exact salary will depend on (1) how many years of relevant and transferable experience the candidate brings to the role and (2) the internal level at which the candidate is hired in relation to our career development framework. All team members also receive a stock option grant. A candidate can join as a W-2 or 1099 employee.

About Lightyear Health

At Lightyear Health, we demand more for people aging with cognitive and functional impairments. We envision a world where every resident has access to the world’s foremost experts in geriatric care.

Lightyear Health is a team of experts in geriatric care who provide specialized healthcare to individuals needing post-acute care. Taking a proactive approach (and enabled by our proprietary software) our team collaborates with individuals, families, and caregivers to design care plans that address the specific needs of each person. We deliver healthcare directly to the bedside and accept nearly all insurances so that quality care is convenient and accessible.

Working at Lightyear Health

We know that our people are indispensable to achieving our mission, and strive to build an inclusive environment that enables everyone to do their best work. In that spirit, we deliberately hire people from all walks of life — including race, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status — and from all parts of the United States and Canada. If you’re motivated by our mission and eager to contribute to our team and culture, we’d love to hear from you.

Specific benefits for full-time employees include:

  • 30 days of paid time off (PTO) per year, up to 10 of which can roll over to the following calendar year (note that this will start in 2022; there are no set days for the remainder of 2021)
  • 12 weeks of fully paid parental leave
  • Competitive medical, vision, and dental health plans
  • 401(k) plan through Human Interest, including an employer match of 1% of annual salary
  • Stock option grants for all team members


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