Posted 3 weeks ago

Assistant Director of Nursing Services (ADON)

Company: DuPage County
Category: Healthcare, Management

 Wheaton

Type: Full Time

DuPage County has an Assistant Director of Nursing Services position open at Kenneth Moy DuPage Care Center. Salary is $105,000 – $110,000. Responsibilities are the following:

  • Assists with developing nursing priorities, goals and action plans.
  • Makes periodic rounds to check quality of nursing care.
  • Recommends hires and promotions, directs and evaluates employment decisions for all assigned positions.
  • Facilitates communication & problem solving within department & other disciplines.
  • Serves as a resource person, develops, interprets, supports and implements policies and procedures.
  • Leads quality Improvement initiatives as assigned by the Director of Nursing.
  • Attends meetings and serves on various interdisciplinary committees including management team meetings.
  • Participates in clinical rounds and serves as weekend manager on duty as assigned.
  • Ensures adherence to regulatory requirements.
  • Evaluates nursing care and makes recommendations to develop action plans for improvements.
  • Assists with development and implementation of service standards and patient satisfaction.
  • Effectively recommends discipline & needed re-education of nursing staff.
  • Supports nursing administration by providing supervision and oversight to critical areas.
  • In the event of an emergency, work assignments and schedules could be adjusted.