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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Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Meadowbrook Manor, with multiple facilities in the Chicago area (Bolingbrook, Naperville, and LaGrange), is looking for a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a Nursing Home Administrator in a long-term care facility. Candidate MUST be able to multi-task, handle pressure, and work with different levels of sta...
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Due to internal promotion, we are currently accepting Administrator resumes for our New, State-Of-The-Art, resort style 70 bed facility located in the greater Akron area. Potential candidates must have a current Ohio Nursing Home Administrators license. We are seeking an energetic leader to manage the facility on a day-to-day basis. Must have knowledge of curre...
LION HEALTH CENTERS At Lion Health Centers, we are proud to be a respected healthcare provider in North Texas, having served the community for over twenty years. Our strong network of companies - Lion Hospice, Ashford Hall, Belterra and Lion Hearing - is expanding and looking for team members with solid skills. Lion Hospice provides care and peace for families and patients facing life-limiting il...
The primary responsibility of this position is to direct the day-to-day functions of the facility to assure that the highest degree of quality care can be provided to our residents at all times. Please apply online at: www.teamavamere.com or contact Nicole Cumming at: ***** (971) 224-2068 Avamere Rehab of Eugene 2360 Chambers St. Eugene, OR 97405 Responsibilities: Plan, develo...
NOW INTERVIEWING: LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR Carrington Place of New Orleans, LA Nursing Center is 120- Beds Seeking dynamic, energetic, enthusiastic applicants with the following background(s) Licensed Nursing Home Administrator - Louisiana Valid License 5+ years of experience as LNHA Steady Job History Proven Track record of excellent surveys LNFA with experience in 100 + faci...
This is a direct hire opportunity Immediate hire for the right candidate The Administrator is accountable for the organization and direction of the agency's ongoing functions on a day to day basis; maintains ongoing liaison among the governing body, the group of professional personnel (Advisory Board) and the staff. The Administrator is responsible for employing qualified personnel and ensures a...
CONGRATULATIONS! Our administrator is having a baby and will be a stay at home mom so we are looking for a LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR to continue the great job she has been doing. Be a part of our terrific team send your resume to: Vian Nursing & Rehab P. O. Box 638 Gore, OK 74435 918-489-2397 Fax 918-489-2371 ***** This job listing brought to you by The Musk...
Description Weyauwega Healthcare Center is a 60-bed skilled nursing facility. We are currently interviewing for an experienced Nursing Home Administrator. Our NHAs receive a fantastic benefits package including health, vision, and free dental, First years’ time off includes 6 holidays, 1 week sick, 1 week personal, and 2 weeks of vacation. Extendicare offers free ST and LT Disability, free life i...
Description Meadow View Manor of Sheboygan, WI is currently interviewing for a Nursing Home Administrator. The NHA is responsible for the overall management, operations, and direction of the nursing center including census development, resident/patient care, state and federal survey compliance, positive employee relations, effective business planning, and implementation of Extendicare core progra...
DNG Placement Services, Inc., a leader in the tri-state health care talent acquisition arena, has launched a search for a LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR (LNHA) in NEW YORK STATE: Monroe County (Note: This is not for the town of Monroe) REQUIREMENTS: NYS LNHA (Sorry, no freshly completed AIT's) QIS success 3+ years progressive leadership Understands a cost report Clearly documents, effic...
POSITION TITLE:Administrator COMPANY NAME:DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center JOB FUNCTION:Executive Management JOB TYPE:Full-Time JOB DURATION:Indefinite MIN. EDUCATION:BA/BS/Undergraduate MIN. EXPERIENCE:5 years REQUIRED TRAVEL:0-10% LOCATION:DeKalb, Illinois, United States CONTACT PERSON:Connie Costello EMAIL:***** JOB DESCRIPTION: Looking for a talented and...
Principal Responsibilities: • Serves as liaison between governing body and Center personnel. • Ensures Center compliance with all Federal, State and company regulations and policies. • Ensures that all practices and policies are carried out in the highest ethical manner. • Ensures that all Standard of Care and service provided is of the highest quality. • Ensures recruitment and retention of ...
We are looking for a Regional Director of Operations in Memphis . The primary purpose of your position is to direct all aspects of operations for multiple nursing facilities in accordance with current federal, state and local standards guidelines, and regulations that govern nursing facilities to assure that the highest degree of quality care can be provided to our residents at all times. Must ha...
Description Tendercare Marshall located in Marshall, MI is a 104-bed skilled nursing facility. We are currently interviewing for an experienced Nursing Home Administrator. Our NHAs receive a fantastic benefits package including health, vision, and free dental, First year's time off includes 8 holidays, 1 week sick, 1 week personal, and 2 weeks of vacation. Extendicare offers free ST and LT Disabi...
Essential Functions 1. Responsible for all operations, acting as contact for all staff, residents, prospects, community organizations, government agencies and the public. 2. Supervises, directs, and motivates staff. 3. Maintains high degree of resident satisfaction and retention through consistent delivery of high quality services. Provides leadership for staff and residents to include pro-acti...
Govig Healthcare Group has been retained by one their clients to identify a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator near Tyler, Texas. The community is a moderate 111bd Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center that offers both Long Term and Short Term Care. The community is part of an organization that is nationally recognized for the quality of care being provided to their residents. The patient-ce...
Description Morningside Health Center of Sheboygan, WI is currently interviewing for a Nursing Home Administrator. The NHA is responsible for the overall management, operations, and direction of the nursing center including census development, resident/patient care, state and federal survey compliance, positive employee relations, effective business planning, and implementation of Extendicare cor...
Now Hiring! Licensed Nursing Home Administrator: Avamere Olympic Rehab of Sequim Avamere Olympic Rehab of Sequim 1000 S. 5th Avenue Sequim, WA 98382 (971) 224-2068 Please apply online at www.teamavamere.com or send resumes directly to our Coporate Recruiter! Nicole Cumming ***** (971) 224-2068 Avamere Health Services is focused on expanding and growing our company to provid...
We have an extraordinary opportunity for an Oklahoma Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. Our Continuing Care Retirement Community is looking for a NHA that is a true visionary. The right person for us will be as committed to changing how we deliver care as much as we are! We are looking for a leader that does not want to see med carts in the hallways, people in scrubs and linen carts competing f...
Description Tendercare Portage, a 120-bed SNF located in Portage, MI is currently seeking a Nursing Home Administrator. We are seeking a MI licensed Nursing Home Administrator with 1+ year of experience. Our Directors of Nursing receive a great salary and benefits package including: monthly bonus eligibility, free single dental ins, health ins, vision ins, free life insurance, 401k, paid profess...

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