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Consulting PM&R MD/DO - Richmond, VA

Richmond, Virginia, United States


Lightyear Health is looking for a Consulting PM&R MD or DO to become part of our growing company that improves the functional independence and quality of life for aging patients

We are a healthcare technology startup that is changing what it means to age. By delivering accessible, proactive, specialty care to post-acute care facilities, our aging patients and their caregivers can live a life of dignity, fullness, and joy. Using our proprietary technology and expertise in complex care, our team collaborates with individuals, families, and caregivers to design personalized care plans that address the holistic needs of each patient.

To help us achieve our mission, we are looking to hire a Consulting PM&R MD or DO who is great at working within a collaborative care model and who envisions a world where every aging patient has access to the world’s best healthcare. This is a flexible 1099 role serving patients in the Richmond area and will report to our Chief Medical Officer.

As a key member of our PM&R team, here’s what you’ll do:

Key Outcomes: 

  • Providing in-person PMR consultations in skilled nursing facilities to increase the quality of life for our patients
  • Working with other facility practitioners in a Co-Management model to provide high-value care
  • Develop strong relationships with interdisciplinary SNF teams to improve patient care

The most important skills for the role are:

  • Active PM&R MD or DO license in Virginia

In addition to the above, it would be great if you also had: 

  • Have experience working in skilled nursing facilities
  • Have successfully implemented new clinical programs or entrepreneurial projects at a leading institution 


We’re committed to an inclusive, consistent, and equitable approach to compensation. The exact salary will depend on one’s census size, which is typically 15-18 patients per day. Providers who meet our rigorous standards for clinical care and are able to efficiently see more patients can see earnings increase proportionally, and all team members receive a stock option grant. 

Vaccinations & Credentials

Our vaccination policy for all clinical staff aligns with CDC's guidelines, including the Covid-19 vaccine and booster. Practitioners at Lightyear Health are responsible for meeting and complying with our credentialing verifications processes, clinical standards, health screenings, and vaccination policies at all times. It is the responsibility of the practitioner to ensure that your licenses, certifications, and credentials are kept up to date and in good standing.

Interested? Great! Here’s what you should know:

At Lightyear Health we know that our people are indispensable to achieving our mission, and we are building an inclusive environment that enables everyone to do their best work. In that spirit, we deliberately hire people from all walks of life — including, but not limited to, race, gender identity, sexual orientation and disability status. If you’re motivated by our mission and eager to contribute to our team and culture, we’d love to hear from you.

Benefits for full-time W-2 employees include:

  • 30 days of paid time off (PTO) per year, up to 10 of which can roll over to the following calendar year
  • 12 weeks of fully paid parental leave
  • Generous employer paid medical, vision, and dental health plans
  • 401(k) plan with an employer match of 1% of annual salary
  • Stock option grants 
  • Employer sponsored continued learning stipend
  • Internet reimbursement and home office budget allowance for remote employees

More about us: 

  • Team size: we have a diverse team of just under 100 (and growing!), made up of clinical and non clinical individuals all driven by our mission 
  • Remote-first team: we are a distributed team across the US and Canada – we value collaboration and relationship building while respecting our team’s geographies and time zones 
  • Transparency: we host bi-weekly All Hands meetings where new employees are introduced, company updates are shared, and no question is too big or too small to be answered 
  • Affinity Groups: From LGBTQ+ to POC groups, we understand that everyone benefits from building community with people who share common identities or experiences
  • Markets: Lightyear Health partners with facilities in the US, currently providing care for patients in California, Texas, and Virginia

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