Director of Nursing
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

Job Description

Casa Arena Blanca, a skilled nursing center located in Alamogordo New Mexico is searching for an experienced and dedicated Director of Nursing to lead our clinical team.


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Employee Benefits

Team members are valued and offered a comprehensive benefit package.  You may select from the following options to create the plan that is right for you and your family.

Medical, dental and vision insurance

Life insurance for you and your dependents

Long and short-term disability option

401 (k)

Paid Time Off + Holidays

Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts

Metlife employee discount auto and home insurance

Tuition assistance

Helping Friends Foundation

To put you on the road to success, a unique Director of Nursing orientation program was specifically developed by the DON Advisory Board. This program is designed to familiarize you with the systems and introduces all of the valuable resources available to you.  Our orientation program will help to provide answers and resources from the very beginning.  


Our Vision:

To show dignity and compassion to those we serve. To promote teamwork and accountability among our employees, and to earn the respect of our peers in the healthcare community. We not only aspire to the highest standard of excellence, we measure it.  Through the initiation of performance improvement efforts, and outcomes measurement, we continually analyze our own performance so that we can be sure we’re living up to our ideals - and our promise - every day.



As Director of Nursing, you will be responsible for the overall quality clinical outcomes of the facility. Priority one will be quality care, customer service and employee relations. In addition, regulatory management, responsible for attracting and retaining top performing talented team members as well as the supervision and career coaching of existing team members on staff.

Our pursuit of excellence begins with a commitment to our staff—the strength of our organization. We realize how important they are to the success of our healthcare centers, which is why we strive to create a working environment that supports career growth and personal success for our entire staff.

We understand the healthcare industry is constantly changing. Improvements in technology and advancements in medicine require constant education for all those in the medical field. As a result, we invest in programs that promote quality care and professional growth. Additionally, we believe in promoting from within, thus rewarding you for the hard work and dedication that make us an industry leader.






  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator, director and motivator. Able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively.
  • Desire to enrich resident and staff’s lives
  • 3+ years of experience as a Director of Nursing in New Mexico - must have stable work history and the dedication and commitment to lead our healthcare team.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain positive employee and community relationships
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Excellent computer skills coupled with the ability and willingness to learn new systems
  • Knowledge of reimbursement regulations and nursing practices and procedures
  • Ability to follow all applicable policies and procedures as well as current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern long term care facilities.
  • Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required.



Salary commensurate with experience.

Eligible to participate in Annual Incentive Compensation Plan.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free/smoke-free work environment.



Req. ID:004111 | 90631 - Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center is a 117 bed skilled nursing facility in Alamogordo, New Mexico. At Casa Arena Blanca we are proud to offer skilled nursing services. We strive to meet the needs of our patients in a home-like environment, while focusing on person-centered care.