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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Description Assistant Nursing Home Administrator opportunity at Tendercare Taylor. We are seeking a candidate who is currently licensed in MI as a Nursing Home Administrator. Tendercare Health Center of Taylor is currently seeking a Nursing Home Administrator to be our Assistant Administrator. The Assistant Administrator will assist the Administrator with overall facility leadership, management,...
Job Title: Director of Nursing- Nursing Home Dept. Number/Title: Nursing Administration- Hospital Job Code: Title Reporting To: Nursing Home Administrator FLSA Status: Exempt Effective Date: 01/01/2012 Department: Nursing Home Administration Department Head: Nursing Home Administrator Job Purpose: The Director of Nursing is responsible for planning, directing, controlling and evalu...
Judge Healthcare is hiring a NursingHome Administrator for one of the top Senior Living Companies in the Northwest The primary responsibility of this position isthe daily operation of the facility in a professional manner using itsresources effectively and efficiently to attain and maintain the highest levelof care to residents in accordance with regulatory standards. QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATIO...
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Paxton, IL I have a permanent job for Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Paxton, IL. If interested pl send me your resume with location, Immigration status, Expected Salary. Thanks Debdas Patnaik 248 795 0378 ***** Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation – No Bonus Eligible...
Five Star Quality Care, Inc. is a senior living and healthcare services company. Five Star owns or leases and operates 210 senior living communities located in 30 states. These communities include independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing communities. Five Star also operates five institutional pharmacies and two rehabilitation hospitals. Five Star is headquartered in Newton, Massachu...
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...
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...
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...
Description SUMMARY OF POSITION: Responsible for overall facility management, profitability, operations, and direction in all aspects. Accountable for, but not limited to, census development, management of accounts receivable and collections, maximization of Net Operating Income, resident/patient care, state and federal survey compliance, positive employee relations, a positive return on investme...
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Nursing Home Administrator. This position is responsible for residents, staff and the facility resources while complying with local, state, and federal guidelines. Demonstrating a talent in increasing or maintaining census, and developing and maintaining employee relations, ensuring the delivery of quality care and services, and achieving business...
Position Description: 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 com...
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator needed in Georgia. LNHA with GA license needed for nursing home in middle/south Georgia. MUST be an experienced LNHA with Georgia LNHA license. MUST have a positive record with financial and quality outcomes. Send resume to Teresa Simpson at ***** or call Teresa at 800-607-9380....
Nursing Home Administrator Needed Small very profitable skilled nursing home is searching for an LNHA. Current LNHA has been promoted. Great salary and benefits with relocation assistance. Would be a great community for newly licensed Administrator. Send resume to Teresa Simpson at ***** or call 800-607-9380...
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...
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...
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...
Licensed Nursing Home administrator With 5 year experience. For facility located in West Texas. Must have current Texas Administrator License. Email resume:***** or Mail to: MSC Associates Inc. 1212 13th St Ste 100 Lubbock, TX 79401...
PA LICENSED NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR - Exciting opportunity in State College, PA. Responsible for operational oversight including clinical, financial, human resources, operational oversight of 100 bed well-established skilled nursing & rehabilitation. This person must be a confident servant-leader with a dynamic, outgoing personality with strong resident/care commitment. Must have: Passion for...
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...

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Nursing and Medical Assistants, Other

Salaries

$18,720.00 - $54,392.00
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
27.9%
Associates
18.3%
High School
14.4%
Certification
13.5%
Vocational
9.6%
Bachelor's
8.7%
Master's
3.8%
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