Cross Creek Hospital is an acute psychiatric facility in Austin, TX. We focus on delivering the most optimal care possible, approaching every person with the compassion and respect they deserve. Our staff of mental health treatment experts takes pride in providing a personal touch to the treatment they deliver, demonstrating a genuine concern as they help patients overcome the trials they are facing.
The CNA position plays a key role in creating a supportive and safe environment for patients, their families, and all staff members at Cross Creek Hospital. The ideal candidate genuinely enjoys exceeding expectations and is a cross-functional collaborator that elevates the people around them.
Provide medical or therapeutic care under direction of the professional staff.
Provide nursing care to patients.
Obtain vital signs, urine samples and weights.
Assist with transferring, lifting, raising or turning.
Provide personal care assistance to patients.
Follow established policies, procedures and standards for patient care.
Insure comfort, dignity, privacy and perform related CNA duties such as feed, bath, dress, groom, move patients or change linens.
May transfer or transport patients.
Clean unit as assigned by professional staff, including equipment such as, beds, IV poles and wheelchairs.
Document timely, accurate and appropriate clinical information in patient medical record.
Collaborate with other staff in working with the population of the facility to treat and rehabilitate.
Communicate clearly and effectively to patients, their family members, guests and other members of the health care team.