The Director of Nursing (DON) is responsible for leading the skilled nursing team to ensure high standards of quality and delivering excellent care to patients. This role will ensure that each RN or LPN on staff is properly certified, trained and abides by the standards for care established by our organization and state and federal laws. The Director of Nursing (DON) is responsible for creating new policies and updating existing policies to help improve the level of care for each patient. Implement quality improvement programs designed to help us deliver the highest possible level of service. Ensure that all patient care plans have the documentation necessary to provide the proper type of care. This role will approve admissions and execute standards to successfully achieve survey success. The Director of Nursing (DON) maintains relationships with healthcare providers and hospitals in the local community. This role is accountable to hire and retain Registered Nurses (RN's) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN's). The Director of Nursing (DON) will be supported by corporate operations teams, human resources, and recruiting to establish us as a premier employer and provider of healthcare services.
A current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) OR ability to obtain state reciprocity
3+ years of nursing experience, skilled nursing, long term or post-acute care preferred
Experience with PointClickCare preferred
Proven results and experience in a management role
Every day, Welcov Healthcare’s team of compassionate caregivers makes a positive difference in the lives of older adults. From physicians and nurses to therapists, dieticians and certified assistants, we’re committed to providing the best possible care for our patients. That’s ‘The Spirit of Welcov’.
If you want a career where your skills and experience are valued, and you’re empowered to do yo...ur best work, come join our team! We’re looking for passionate, dedicated caregivers who are ready to bring their talents to America’s leader in post-acute healthcare.
An equal-opportunity employer, Welcov offers competitive pay and benefits, flexible working hours, and a supportive environment built on open communication, mutual respect and trust.
With more than 55 communities in seven states, Welcov has opportunities awaiting you