LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant

Long Term Care Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON) is the place for long term care directors of nursing and assistant directors of nursing to discuss the life of the LTC DON/ADON. LTC nursing poses unique challenges: how to provide quality medical care to an often fragile population in what is now their home. So, how do you do it?

  1. Bathing without a Battle
    by nrsbetrn Mar 17
    1
    CapeCodMermaid
  2. New DON help with survey
    by meljam Feb 19, '11
    10
    CapeCodMermaid
  3. DON asking me to correct her disciplinary action
    by bymysoul2squeeze Feb 26
    4
    CapeCodMermaid
  4. Urine Strips
    by punkdmm Dec 19, '16
    6
    notanumber
  5. Use of legbag during the day
    by punkdmm Jan 10
    3
    punkdmm
  6. Wall of Shame
    by CapeCodMermaid Dec 8, '16
    15
    Kooky Korky
  7. RN Staffing
    by cpaull Jan 6
    1
    amoLucia
  8. New administrator hates me
    by Donburnout Jan 5
    2
    oceanblue52
  9. New RN offered ADON position?
    by Alanna_Kayy Dec 22, '16
    2
    msufan3710
  10. Can I be a DON with no nursing home experience?
    by femaleRN Nov 20, '16
    11
    amoLucia
  11. Need spreadsheets or worksheets please!
    by soshore Jan 7, '10
    28
    Hbirnbaum
  12. Best Practices in AL
    by NutmeggeRN Nov 28, '16
    3
    NutmeggeRN
  13. STNA Skill levels
    by punkdmm Nov 28, '16
    1
    sallyrnrrt
  14. Facilities accepting LPN as ADON
    by littleone49 Dec 2, '16
    4
    Scottishtape
  15. Punitive atmosphere
    by CapeCodMermaid Oct 2, '16
    6
    sideshowstarlet
  16. Salary
    by CapeCodMermaid Sep 22, '15
    6
    PammyRN,CEN
  17. RN Pronouncement
    by CapeCodMermaid Nov 2, '16
    3
    litbitblack
  18. contract list with hospitals
    by Proverbs16:24 Nov 9, '16
    2
    Proverbs16:24
  19. Company buyout. Growing pains.
    by EmmanEj Nov 10, '16
    1
    CoffeeRTC
  20. Inservice info/long term care/psyche facility
    by nette1022 Oct 30, '16
    1
    CapeCodMermaid
  21. New don needs help former don mia!!!
    by nette1022 Oct 30, '16
    1
    NutmeggeRN
  22. chart audit tool
    by AlleeBooRN May 23, '13
    11
    malenursewtx
  23. Given another patient's medication to satisfy MAR.What do you do? Orientee
    by rn_nxt_dr Aug 17, '10
    64
    Johnny226
  24. New DON seeks advice
    by malenursewtx Sep 20, '16
    1
    Johnny226
  25. Policy for stat meds and breath tests
    by setsuna92 Sep 7, '16
    2
    NutmeggeRN
  26. ADON'S what are your duties and what and how many hours do you work?
    by Bubbles82 May 21, '10
    15
    jd78741sanger
  27. DON to Administrator
    by jiggetts45 Aug 26, '16
    5
    CoffeeRTC
  28. Borrowing medication from different patients
    by Isitpossible Jun 21, '12
    14
    katherine100
  29. New DON, seeking advice
    by Mrs_Momma_RN Mar 10, '16
    3
    Leeees23
  30. New DON - newbie
    by Guitar87 Nov 20, '15
    3
    Leeees23

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