Assistant Director of Nursing (201 views)

Crystal Falls, MI
January 25, 2019

The Iron County Medical Care Facility (ICMCF) seeks a dedicated professional for the position of full-time Assistant Director of Nursing to join their team in Crystal Falls, Michigan.


To succeed, you must possess an ability to lead, a willingness to cooperate with department heads and other staff, and be in good mental and physical condition to organize, plan and direct nursing services in our well-established facility.



  • Assist in maintaining standards of nursing practices; developing/updating policies & procedures for nursing staff.
  • Supervises and reviews resident care and resident care policies.
  • Performs duties of staff nurse, as needed, and be on call in absence of Director of Nursing.
  • Assist in identifying and solving departmental and personnel problems.
  • Assist in proper handling of emergency care of residents, personnel and visitors involved in accidents while on the job or in the building.
  • Maintain Federal and State regulations as related to nursing and be knowledgeable of State requirements for other services and departments in the facility.
  • Keep current in the field of Nursing through literature, workshops, and conferences.
  • Attends routine meetings with RN’s, LPN’s and C.N.A’s, as needed.
  • Assists in coordinating nursing in-services w/other departments such as Physical Therapy, Diversional Therapy and others.
  • Make rounds of nursing units monitoring resident care for compliance w/federal, state & local standards/regulations.
  • Assist in establishing the administration procedure and control of medication under direction of the Pharmacists and participates in policy change with Pharmacists and pharmacy committee.
  • Assists in the development of individual resident care plans and charting, as needed.
  • Responsible for seeing that resident care plans are initiated and followed through.
  • Works closely with MDS Coordinator.
  • Assigns responsibility and delegate’s authority in absence of Director of Nursing.
  • Carries on continuous evaluation of needs and services as it concerns nursing care.
  • Work with staff to continually up grade and improve nursing care of the residents.
  • Assist in providing for the spiritual, psychological and social needs of residents.
  • Perform evaluations of professional and non-professional staff.
  • Assist compliance officer with investigations.
  • Assist Director of Nursing, Infection Control Coordinator and Inservice Coordinator as needed.


COMPENSATION/BENEFITS. Starting wage of $31.80 per hour with an increase at 6 months and 1 year. In addition, the ICMCF offers a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, generous retirement plan, paid vacation, paid holidays, life insurance and uniform allowance.



  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.
  • Experience in supervision and geriatric nursing required; wound care experience a plus.
  • Previous experience supervising in a hospital, skilled nursing, long-term care or other related medical facility preferred.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with a professional demeanor that ensures trust and competence amongst peers and patients.
  • Proficiency with computers.
  • Ability to manage a diverse workload and prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to physically and mentally carry out the functions of this position.


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