Long-term Care/Skilled Care Director
Title: Director of Nursing LTC/Skilled Care
Location: LaCrosse, WI
Are you seeking a career opportunity with a company dedicated to patient care?
Would you like to work in a charming and historic town surrounded by the picturesque wonders of Wisconsin?
If so, we have an exciting position for you.
The Director of Nursing (DON) assumes responsibility and accountability for the comprehensive management of our esteemed Nursing Department.
Collaborating with various disciplines, the DON ensures the delivery of high-quality care to our valued residents.
Our ideal candidate supports and embraces the philosophy, policies, and objectives of our organization.
By effectively coordinating facility committees and leveraging the quality assurance program, the DON monitors nursing services to implement efficient and effective nursing interventions.
Consistently maintaining the highest standards of quality care is a top priority.
With independent judgment and discretion, the DON expertly implements regulations and policies to execute their duties.
- Registered Nurse (RN) with current state licensure; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred
- Minimum three (3) years of successful management experience in a long-term care environment, demonstrated by a record of federal surveys without sub-standard care or immediate jeopardy in clinical regulations
- Proven success in clearing follow-up surveys and minimizing nursing staff turnover
- Working knowledge of nursing home regulations, Nurse Practice Act, MDS procedures, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement guidelines, and standards of practice pertaining to weight loss prevention, pressure wounds, pain management, and fall prevention
- Authentic care and genuine interest in the elderly and individuals with physical and mental challenges
- Exceptional ability to relate positively to residents, their families, employees, and the community
- Effective communication skills
- Ability to perform essential job functions, with or without accommodation
We are a leading provider of short-term post-acute rehabilitation and long-term nursing care, with a strong presence in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky, and Wisconsin.
Currently, we operate multiple skilled nursing centers with a total capacity of nearly 4,000 beds.
At our LaCrosse facility, we offer around 80 beds and provide comprehensive support to those in need of short-term rehabilitation, respite care, or long-term assistance.
In addition to a competitive salary starting at 110K, we offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K, generous paid time off, and tuition assistance.