Date Posted
March 11, 2021
Full Time
Wellington Place Nursing & Rehabilitation
Decorah, IA, US
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Job Details

Wellington Place Nursing and Rehabilitation is looking for an experienced Director of Nursing to organize and oversee all nursing operations of our nursing facility. The ideal candidate will create a collaborative and efficient workplace with attention to quality standards and policies. A successful Director of Nursing should have once been a hard-working and compassionate registered nurse who steadily developed their managerial and administrative skills. The goal is to foster an environment that will support everyone including the residents, their families, and staff.


•    Direct, oversee, and evaluate all nursing personnel (LPN's, CNA's, etc.)
•    Direct, evaluate, and supervise all resident care and initiate corrective action as necessary 
•    Evaluate resident care as related to individualized resident needs, family involvement, and the physician's plan of care for the resident
•    Organize and coordinate admissions
•    Conduct daily resident rounds and report problems to the Administrator
•    Assess resident needs and make recommendations for special rehabilitative programs
•    Resolve issues and deficiencies when needed
•    Manage record-keeping procedures
•    Utilize a coordinated process to monitor and reduce the risk of nosocomial infections in residents and staff
•    Participate in Quality Improvement Program activities
•    Coordinate and conduct care conferences


•    Proven experience as a director of nursing/ health services coordinator
•    Great knowledge of legal regulations and best practices in assisted living and long term healthcare
•    Excellent ability to lead and develop personnel
•    Great communication and soft skills
•    Outstanding organizational and stress management skills
•    Aptitude in problem-solving
•    Enthusiasm for contributing to a healthy work environment
•    Work collaboratively with other departments to achieve common goals


Our FT employees enjoy:

  • A collaborative TEAM atmosphere.
  • Higher wages
  • A competitive Insurance and benefits package
  • Matching 401k
  • PTO
  • A free employee meal program
  • "Earn while you learn" opportunities
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Work for a reputable organization that is setting the standard for senior care in Decorah Iowa!

Apply today!

Job Types: Full-time

Wellington Place is an EOE.


Valid Iowa RN licensure and CPR certification

Contact Information

Questions may be directed to Scott Marnin, Administrator or 563-382-9691

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