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Hospital Nurse Manager Natchitoches

Shreveport, Louisiana
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Company Overview:

Louisiana Extended Care Hospital of Natchitoches is hiring a nurse manager for our new acute rehab floor. This position is located in Natchitoches, LA. Relocation package available!


Are you a Registered Nurse looking for your next opportunity managing your own unit?


What we can offer you

  • Patient centered care on a 6 bed rehab unit within our LTAC floor 
  • Clinical environment with support services including therapy, in-house pharmacy, nursing staff
  • Excellent schedule Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm 
    • Excellent Pay & Benefits
    • 1:1 Patient Care
    • Flexibility to Create Your Own Schedule
    • Career Advancement Opportunities
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401k and Employee Stock Purchase Plan



LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and home and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

Essential Functions:
  • Responsible for coordinating, planning and evaluating services in responsible areas utilizing participative management skills. Maintains responsibility for the deployment and enhancement of human and material resources. Facilitates and participates in the delivery of quality patient care with/as the Charge Nurse(s). Contributes to the Nursing Department and hospital through support of the philosophy and objectives of the hospital.
  • Holds around-the-clock 100% accountability for the management of clinical nursing practice and patient care on a daily basis. Including safe patient care, staff attendance, and all functions regarding patient care.
  • Supervises and directs all activities of the Nursing Department as assigned by the Acute Rehab Director. Acts in an administrative capacity in the absence of the Acute Rehab Director.
  • Monitors the nursing budgeted FTE level, and makes changes according to the acuity of the patients and the needs of the hospital on a daily basis.
  • Is accountable for the management of nursing personnel functions, seeks to recruit and retain an appropriate mix of qualified, competent, nursing personnel as needed.
  • Develops a plan for the nursing department that focuses on the provision of high-quality, cost-effective care for the patient that is consistent with the hospital's strategic plan.


Education & Experience:

License Requirements


  • Current RN license in state of practice
  • Current CPR and ACLS certification
  • Two years inpatient rehabilitation management experience, preferred
  • Involvement in budgetary processes, personnel management, and infection control practices
  • Complete FIM (Functional Independence Measure) training and pass FIM Competency Test



Equal Opportunity Employer - vets, disability.

Must be fully vaccinated or be willing to complete full vaccination by date of hire and proof of vaccination will be required.  If permitted by state law, the company will consider requests for religious or medical exemptions.

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  • Job Reference: 701621155-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: LHC Group Inc Home Office
  • Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent