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Good Samaritan Society Interim Director of Nursing in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Location: National Campus
Address: 4800 W 57th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5038 USA
Employment Type: Full-Time
Shift: Day

Job Responsibilities

The Interim Director of Nursing provides temporary nursing facility leadership and support to meet the spiritual, social, emotional, and physical needs of each resident by assuring a safe environment, competent and skilled staff, and compliance with federal and state regulations and the philosophy, mission policy, and practices of The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society.

-Adheres to priorities and deadlines; completes work within scheduled time frames.

-Provide leadership as an Interim Director of Nursing Services when a center is in the process of hiring and/or training a DNS.

-Provide mentoring to Directors of Nursing Services.

-Provide leadership and support to centers where there is need for more guidance and assistance and/or for longer periods of time than can be provided by the Rehab/Skilled Consultant.

-Provide consultation, interpretation, assistance, guidance, and problem solving services to center staff, Regional Vice Presidents, administrators, directors of nursing services, and other National Campus staff.

-Develop and provide training during assignments.

-Assist nursing staff to coordinate provision of services with other disciplines to meet resident needs and to provide safe, effective, holistic care within regulations and guidelines.

-Throughout the assignment, provide consultation and assistance to center staff on development and implementation of QAPI processes, in partnership with the Quality consultant.

-Maintain knowledge of current information and practices in the nursing field and long-term care.

-Ability to work as an interdisciplinary team member.

-Travel to centers to work 100% of the time.

-On-call 24 hours a day while on assignment. Provide crisis management.



Registered Nurse (RN) required; BSN preferred. Two years’ experience as a director of nursing in long term care. Prior experience with Good Samaritan is a plus. Nursing, supervision, consultation and training skills required. Strong leadership skills. Ability to problem solve. Knowledge of PDPM, Rules of Participation, survey process, and writing and implementing plans of correction. Agreement to implement and follow GSS Policy and Procedure a must.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//

Req ID: 31171