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Director of Nursing - Care Center

Director of Nursing - Care Center

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RiverView Health, is a community owned, membership based non-profit organization that was formed in 1898 and continues to be the sole community hospital in Crookston, MN.


RiverView Health operates a 25 bed Critical Access Hospital, a 24 bed hospital attached memory care skilled nursing facility, RiverView Recovery Center; a chemical dependency outpatient treatment program, RiverView Home Care and five primary care and specialty clinics in the hospitals service area.


We offer scholarship opportunities for those furthering their education in a medical field, excellent benefits, and a friendly work environment.


RiverView Health has an opening for a full-time Director of Nursing in our Care Center. This position will prepare and implement the nursing philosophy, policies, objectives, and procedures; monitors the health and status of all resident; monitors resident care conferences; establishes realistic goals; encourages a record keeping system that complies with regulations; develops, interprets, ensures, implements, and evaluates quality assurance practices. Participate in planning and monitoring of the budget as it relates to nursing; complies with regulations set by the Minnesota Department of Health and other regulatory agencies; supervises Case Mix reimbursement as it relates to assessment of care needs. Develops and monitors staffing schedules, employees working time, PTO and authorized overtime as appropriate. Position will also keep current on trends and developments in the field of Long Term Care as it relates to nursing and the dementia affected population.


  • Currently licensed by the Minnesota Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse; Bachelors Degree in Nursing is preferred.
  • Minimum of three years experience in nursing and two years supervisory experience with demonstrated administrative ability and professional experience that includes a broad knowledge of nursing concepts including Gerontology, Rehabilitation, and Mental Health.
  • Preferred candidate will be CPR and First Aid certified by American Heart; If not certified, candidate must be certified within the first six months of hire.