Nursing Home Administrator Jobs

Nursing Home Administrator Job Overview

Nursing home administrators work hard to serve the needs of patients and their families, and they juggle many responsibilities. The most common job duties of a nursing home administrator may include:

  • Planning daily operations of the nursing home
  • Coordinating medical care for patients
  • Striving to improve efficiency in the delivery of healthcare services to patients
  • Creating and coordinating work schedules for nursing home employees
  • Hiring new employees
  • Training new hires on nursing home duties and procedures
  • Interviewing potential nursing home patients and their families
  • Managing the nursing home budget
  • Representing the nursing home at investor meetings
  • Keeping patient records for all nursing home residents
  • Supervising the work of nursing home employees
  • Administering rates for services
  • Maintaining and updating policies and procedures

Candidates who have great communication skills and excellent analytical skills may thrive as nursing home administrators. They also need to have well-developed interpersonal skills to deal with a wide range of personalities from patients, as well as nursing home employees.

Nursing Home Administrator Job Education Requirements

Most employers require that nursing home administrators have at least a bachelor’s degree in health administration. Sometimes one can start work as a nursing home administrator with a bachelor’s degree in another field as long as they have healthcare administration experience. It’s more common to find nursing home administrators with master’s degree in public health, health services, public administration, or other related field. Graduate programs will also enable candidates to have supervised on-the-job training, which is very valuable when starting entry level positions.

Candidates are encourages to get at least a master’s degree in order to compete for the most desirable positions. Those who are interested in similar positions that vary in their educational requirements may also consider medical front desk office administrator jobs and healthcare management jobs.

Nursing Home Administrator Job Market

Between 2012 and 2022, there is an estimated job growth of 23 percent in medical and health services manager jobs, which includes nursing home administrator positions. That’s significantly greater than the job growth that’s predicated for most other professions and occupations. As baby-boomers age and more people have access to health care when they need it, there will likely be an increasing demand for nursing home administrators.

Nursing Home Administrator Job Salary Information

The average annual salary for nursing home administrators was approximately $85,000 in 2012. The highest 10 percent of earners in this position make over $150,000 per year, while the lowest earning nursing home administrators make under $54,000 per year. Those who have a higher education and more experience usually command the highest salaries.

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Nursing Home Administrator A progressive growing long-term care organization with exciting opportunities is seeking to fill a current and future licensed Nursing Home Administrator positions as we grow in the upper mid-west. These positions will be responsible for the overall operations, leadership, management and success of their assigned facility (CCRC). Role Responsible for quality assurance...
Our Client, a Large New York Based Long Term Care company with skilled nursing facilities located throughout New York Nursing Home Administrator LNHA Our Client is seeking an energetic, motivated, and results oriented Administrator with a passion for a consumer-driven model of service. Summary: The Administrator must lead and direct overall operations of the Nursing and Rehab facility in accor...
The Merriman, an Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Unit in a beautiful historical setting in West Akron, is actively recruiting for a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator to lead and direct an already established team. Position Summary: Responsible for the staffing and operations: • The daily management and training of all staff, and the management of services through consultants and other con...
Summary Responsible for the overall management of a facility. Plans, develops, directs, monitors and supports all operational, administrative, clinical, human resources, customer service and fiscal activities for the facility's programs and services. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Ensures the quality and appropriateness of resident / patient care meets or exceeds company and regulatory sta...
Company Confidential Saint Petersburg, FL, 33714
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR 55 Bed facility in St. Pete Area is currently searching for an Administrator. Dynamic, energetic, enthusiastic applicants with the following background(s) Florida Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Demonstrated ability to deliver quality care meet or exceed financial goals provide outstanding customer service desire to learn the busi...
Premier not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in Sarasota, Florida seeks a seasoned professional to provide leadership for our community’s health services (61 bed SNF, 49 AL, including Memory Support Units). Candidate must possess excellent communication and team building skills, extensive knowledge of regulatory matters, including HIPAA/PHI Compliance and Medicare regulations/MDS. ...
To lead and direct the overall operations of the facility in accordance with customer needs, government regulations and Company policies, with focus on maintaining excellent care for the residents/patients while achieving the facility's business objectives. Job Advertisement As the Executive Director of a Golden LivingCenter you'll make the decisions that make the difference to our staff and to...
*TOP JOB* LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR HCF Management Inc, a provider of rehabilitative and skilled nursing services for more than 40 years, is seeking an experienced LNHA for our 121 bed skilled nursing facility in Corry, PA. The Administrator is responsible for total facility operations to include; delivery of quality care, census development, state survey preparation, financial resu...
Bayview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is a leader in rehabilitative and long-term healthcare. We provide residents with a full range of long-term care and rehabilitation services, along with a variety of engaging social and recreational activities. We currently have an opportunity for an energetic and dynamic Licensed Nursing Home Administrator at our 80-bed facility, located in New Bern, NC in ...
Physical and Occupational Therapists EncompassCare, a provider of short and long- term medical and rehabilitation care is seeking compassionate and driven Therapists to join our team in Warren, PA. We have full-time, part-time and PRN positions available. Physical Therapist Position requires: * Must be currently registered/licensed in PA. Must maintain an active license in good standing throug...
To lead and direct the overall operations of the facility in accordance with customer needs, government regulations and Company policies, with focus on maintaining excellent care for the residents/patients while achieving the facility's business objectives. Job Advertisement As the Executive Director of a Golden LivingCenter you'll make the decisions that make the difference to our staff and to...
Govig Healthcare Group is seeking a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a Skilled Nursing facility. This position is perfect for someone with strong Skilled Nursing Home experience who is focused on customer service and providing great care. If you're looking to join a long-term care company with an incredible working environment, please apply! Job Responsibilities: Provide overall le...
Govig Healthcare Group is seeking a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a Skilled Nursing facility. This position is perfect for someone with strong Skilled Nursing Home experience who is focused on customer service and providing great care. If you're looking to join a long-term care company with an incredible working environment, please apply! Job Responsibilities: Provide overall le...
Company Confidential RICHMOND, VA
Great new Career Opportunity in Long Term Care / Skilled Nursing / Assisted Living! Now Hiring - LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR - RICHMOND, VA (area) The HEALTH CAREERS LTC mission is to define excellence within the health care community. We are dedicated to Maximizing Patient Outcomes in Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living settings. We treat Residents, their families and eac...
Govig Healthcare Group, has been retained to locate a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a Skilled Nursing facility. This position is perfect for someone with strong Skilled Nursing Home experience who is focused on customer service and providing great care. If you're looking to join a long-term care company with an incredible working environment, please apply! Job Responsibilities: ...
Bayside Village in L'Anse, MI is seeking an experienced, licensed Nursing Home Administrator to lead this 59-bed Skilled Nursing Facility. Located near beautiful Keweenaw Bay, this facility was built in 2000 and is part of the Baraga County Memorial Hospital system. This position offers a competitive wage and a fringe benefits package. Please submit your resume via one of the following m...
Govig Healthcare Group, the top Executive Search firm in the Senior Care industry, is seeking a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a Skilled Nursing facility. This position is perfect for someone with strong Skilled Nursing Home experience who is focused on customer service and providing great care. If you're looking to join a long-term care company with an incredible working environme...
Govig Healthcare Group, the top Executive Search firm in the Senior Care industry, is seeking a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a Skilled Nursing facility. This position is perfect for someone with strong Skilled Nursing Home experience who is focused on customer service and providing great care. If you're looking to join a long-term care company with an incredible working environme...
Are you passionate about improving the quality of care for seniors? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity? You may have found it! The Fountains at Washington House is looking for an experienced Nursing Home Administrator for our innovative, state of the art Health Center. The right candidate will be hold a Virginia Nursing Home Administrator license with 2-4 years’ experience as an Administr...
Govig Healthcare Group is seeking a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for a duel campus Long-Term Care facility with a fast paced rehab nursing center and assisted living community. This position is perfect for someone with Skilled Nursing experience who is focused on customer service and providing quality care. If you're looking to join a growing and progressive long-term care company wi...

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