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Who We Are


Nelson County Health System is one of the largest employers in Nelson County and offers a full range of jobs and careers, both clinical and non-clinical.  Our staff is dedicated to providing quality healthcare, close to home.  Each employee is a critical part of our health system.  If you are looking for a career where you can help make a difference in peoples lives, please take a look at our open positions!


Nelson County Health Service Foundation Executive Director

Care Center:

  • Dietary Aide- Full-time
  • RN - Full and Part-time
  • LPN - Full and Part-time 
  • CNA - Full and Part-time 
  • Housekeeping - Full or Part-time



Nelson County Health System offers a competitive benefit package such as:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Group Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • Single policy for Medical, Dental and Vision insurance paid 100% by NCHS for full-time employees
  • Flex Spending Accounts- medical and dependent
  • Employee Wellness Program
    • SmartDollar Financial Wellness
    • Nutritional Wellness Classes
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Paid Time Off
  • Extended Sick Leave
  • IRA Contribution
  • Child Care
    • Nelson County Health System is excited to offer a licensed child care facility! The facility is currently accepting applications for children of Nelson County Health System employees ranging in ages from infancy to after school care for school age children.  The facility is a home away from home where the children will be able to sing songs, read books, build with blocks, dress up, and create works of art!
      Michelle Stein, the director of the facility, holds a license in elementary education with several years of experience in early childhood. Michelle has been a head start teacher with the University of South Dakota, a director of a preschool in Indiana, a four year kindergarten teacher in Wisconsin, as well as experience teaching first and second grade.  
      The facility hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information or to set up a tour, please call 701-322-5570 or email Michelle at
  • Assistance with Certified Nurses Training Program
  • Evening and night differential pay-if applicable