Director Of Nursing-Skilled/Rehab

Director Of Nursing-Skilled/Rehab


Healthcare Management

Employment Type



Chicago, Illinois


Job Description:

Senior Living/Rehab Facility in sought after Chicago, IL area is in search of an LTC/Skilled Nursing Director.   The ideal candidate has five years of clinical experience in the field, BSN, and has previous Director of Nursing experience. Will oversee a staff of 30 FTE's. Named one of the best nursing homes nine years in a row! Client is setting up interviews now.  You will be offered a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.


Job Responsibilities for the DON Position:

  • Involves responsibility for providing professional nursing treatment and care to residents according to established rules, regulations and standard practices of the profession.

  • A substantial amount of time is spent supervising the work of other nurses and nursing personnel.

  • Responsible for the day-to-day operations in the Nursing


  • Manage and lead all nursing personnel operations.
  • Develop short and long-term goals for the entire nursing department.
  • Establish new policies and update existing policies to improve the standard of care for patients.
  • Plan and oversee admission, nursing, and patient care processes.
  • Maintain department budgets and record all expenses.
  • Respond to any nursing-related issues in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate with medical staff and other departments to ensure hospital efficiency.


Requirements for the Hospice/Home Health RN Director:

  • BSN preferred.    
  • Five years of Long-Term Care nursing experience.
  • Supervisory experience is highly preferred

For more information on this Director of Nursing-Assistant Living/Skilled Nursing/Rehab Operations position or other roles nationwide, please send us your updated resume for review.