Mental Health Telemedicine Physician (Remote)

  • Lyra
  • Remote
  • Jul 26, 2022
Physician Family Medicine Internal Medicine

Job Description

About Lyra
Lyra is transforming mental health care, from start to finish. It begins with accessible and effective evidence-based mental health care provided by best-in-class coaches and therapists. As a result, our clients experience improved outcomes—feeling better, faster. Lyra was recently included in the Top Startups of 2021 by LinkedIn and Best Product by Forbes Healthcare Awards.
To scale access to effective mental health care, Lyra has an opportunity to help solve this problem by expanding its international offering to bring its leading comprehensive solution to more members around the world. The World Health Organization estimates a $1 trillion annual cost to the global economy due to loss in productivity from depression and anxiety alone. Play an active role in helping to solve this global crisis, and join us as we continue to grow.
Now hiring for August and October 2022
PLEASE NOTE: For the cohort starting August 8th, the application deadline is 6/14/22, and for the cohort starting October 19th the application deadline is 8/16/22. 
Join a team of experienced physicians who have trained at top institutions such as UCSF, Stanford, and the VA system.

Mental Health Telemedicine physicians at Lyra:

    • Receive one month of paid onboarding and training, plus ongoing clinical, operational, and technical support 
    • Practice evidence-based medicine in a collaborative model supported by culturally-responsive care
    • Get to know the whole patient in a 90-minute first appointment
    • Regularly consult with an expert psychiatrist and a team of high-caliber physician colleagues
    • Are able to easily refer patients to therapy and coaching services through our integrated technology platform

Role requirements:

    • MD or DO - Board certified, ideally in internal or family medicine
    • Unrestricted license
    • Strong interest in, and passion for, mental health
    • Desire to deepen expertise in mental health care
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Comfortable using technology to deliver care virtually
    • Able to dedicate 20 hours/week, mostly during the day on weekdays

Role benefits:

    • Full malpractice and tail coverage
    • Paid vacation, company holidays, and sick time
    • Equity: We offer you the ability to own part of Lyra and share in the potential success of the organization
    • Access to the tools and equipment you’ll need to be successful in your role, including a Lyra laptop, custom-built EMR, and UpToDate
    • Full service processing and coverage of cost for additional state licenses
    • Free, ongoing continuing education to enhance and broaden your skills in assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of common psychiatric illnesses
    • Set your own schedule and work remotely from your own home or office
    • Get paid for administrative time, not just clinical hours
    • Advance your career with a new subspecialty
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability,  genetic information or any other category protected by law.