ADON – Assistant Director of Nursing

ADON - Assistant Director of Nursing
LifeQuest Nursing Center
Posted 11 months ago

Job Description

LifeQuest Nursing Center in Quakertown, PA is seeking ADON
Assistant Director of Nursing                 

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in this state.
  • Minimum 5+ years nursing experience in a hospital, nursing home or other healthcare setting.
  • Minimum 1 year experience as a nurse supervisor.
  • Strong communication skills, professionalism and ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public.
  • Strong knowledge of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care centers.
  • Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
  • Ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures, etc., that are necessary for providing quality care.

 Job Requirements:

  • Responsibilities:
  • Assist the Director of Nursing Services in directing the day-to-day functions of the nursing activities in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care Center.
  • Consult with the resident and the resident’s family and physician in planning the resident’s care, treatment, rehabilitation, etc., as necessary.
  • Start IVs, obtain sputum, urine and other specimens for lab tests as ordered, etc., as necessary.
  • Monitor medication passes and treatment schedules to ensure that medications are being administered as ordered and that treatments are provided as scheduled.
  • Provide coaching, development, training and performance evaluations to assigned nursing and nursing support staff.
  • Participate in the development, maintenance and implementation of the Center’s quality assurance program for the nursing service department.
  • Conduct wound rounding and complete Infection Control reporting as mandated by law.
  • Assist in implementation of new EHR software within the organization


  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits package
  • 403(B) Retirement Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Professional Growth Opportunities
  • Day care tuition discount

Job Features

Job CategoryLifeQuest Nursing Center

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