Welcov Healthcare Director of Nursing ( DON ) in Spearfish, South Dakota

Description: Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) looking to move your career to the next level? Are you wanting to manage a group of high-quality Registered Nurses (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)? We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care utilizing a holistic approach with personalized attention to each person's physical, social, cultural and spiritual needs. We assist each Skilled Nursing resident in maintaining their individuality while promoting their independence. Success stories start with you! Apply as a Director of Nursing today!

Primary Responsibilities:

The Director of Nursing is responsible for leading the skilled nursing team to ensure high standards of quality and delivering excellent care to patients. You will ensure that each nurse on staff is properly certified and abides by the standards for care established by our organization and state and federal laws. The Director of Nursing 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. The Director of Nursing maintains relationships with healthcare providers and hospitals in the local community. The Director of Nursing 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 – 5 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

  • Strong working knowledge of regulatory compliance

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V

Recipient of AHCA 2017 Silver Award

We conduct drug and alcohol testing as allowed by applicable state law.

Status: Regular

Type: Full-time

Shift: Day

Overtime Status: Exempt

Facility: David M. Dorsett Healthcare Community

Job Title: Director of Nursing ( DON )

Department: Nursing