Director Nursing Long Term Care

A new and exciting opportunity has just opened up in West Colorado for a Director Nursing Long Term Care. Join this strong hospital, and lead an amazing Long Term Care Team.

This Community Medical Center has built a strong reputation in West Colorado for excellent patient care and outstanding services. This hospital offers a variety of services including 

Emergency Care with Trauma Center, Inpatient Care, Family Health, Surgery, Radiology, and more. The Nursing Home at this Hospital has earned a 5-Star Nursing Facility rating and has received the Pinnacle Customer Experience Award for multiple areas of service and care. This facility has been a staple of the community for years, and the incoming Director Long Term Care will play a large role in keeping it that way.

The Director Nursing Long Term Care reports to the Chief Nursing Officer and is supported by the Manager of Long Term Care, Director of Activities, and Social Services Coordinator. The Director oversees the day to day operations and takes oversight of budgetary maintenance for the Long Term Care Department. This person ensures that quality care is provided and that the Long Term Care Team provides services that are compliant with federal and state regulations.

The Director Long Term Care will have the opportunity to collaborate with the Chief Nursing Officer and other healthcare leaders for staff education, quality improvement, infection control, and risk management. This person will serve the Manager Long Term Care and Long Term Care Staff by empowering them to excel in clinical excellence, patient advocacy, and patient safety.

West Colorado is known for its black canyons, pastel deserts and mesas, glistening sapphire lakes, and wide expanses of stunning red rocks. The Director Nursing Long Term Care can go hiking and explore much of the wild and beautiful backcountry. Enjoy skiing or golfing in the resorts of Crested Butte, Durango, and Telluride. Visit Dunton Hot Springs Resort in the San Juan Mountains of the Colorado Rockies for hand-hewn log cabins exquisitely furnished, saloon serving high quality food, trails followed by pampering massages, and sensuous hot springs beneath the snow banks. Explore fabulous restaurants in the city of Cortez such as The Farm Bistro or pop into some local vineyards for their special vintages. You’ll find that West Colorado offers an exceptional quality of life, small town charm, excellent schools, and year-round recreation opportunities such as camping, river sports, and more.

This hospital will compensate the Director Long Term Care competitively and offer a comprehensive benefits package. This includes health insurance, paid time off, sick leave, and more.