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The SETON Family of Hospitals continues to build on a century of service, committed to providing access to comprehensive, leading edge, compassionate health care to our patients, regardless of their ability to pay. In the future, SETON wants to further that proud tradition, and to be successful means addressing the ever-growing demand of our changing community. Through leadership, collaborative efforts and good stewardship, SETON can meet those demands and truly make an impact on those we serve.

Community Partners News and Events

  • Five Seton Hospitals Recognized as 'Top Performers' by Top Accrediting Group
    November 20, 2014
    Five Seton hospitals are recognized by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of U.S. health care organizations, as "Top Performers on Key Quality Measures" for 2013. The commission acknowledges hospitals for improving outcomes for patients dealing with a heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care, children's asthma, stroke, venous thromboembolism and perinatal care.
  • UT Austin-Seton Study Seeks to Help Psychiatric Patients Quit Smoking
    November 13, 2014
    A $3 million, five-year federally funded study led by The University of Texas at Austin's School of Nursing and the Seton Mind Institute will attempt to get psychiatric patients who smoke cigarettes to kick the habit - and see if that improves and lengthens their lives. Research will involve 422 inpatients from Seton Shoal Creek Hospital and is supported by co-investigators Drs. Kari Wolf and Kimberly Kjome.
  • One of the Hardest Jobs: Dell Children's Social Workers Help the Sickest Children and Their Parents
    November 6, 2014
    Rachel Carnahan, Dell Children's Medical Center social worker who works with the hospital's palliative care team. Carnahan provides support for the sickest children and their parents, As UT social work professor Barbara Jones notes , "Palliative care is not about death. It's more about living. We look for ways to reduce suffering and allow kids and families to live life to the fullest."
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image Seton is proud to have four hospitals – the only hospitals in Central Texas - that have earned the Magnet designation, the highest award for nursing excellence given by the American Nurses Association.
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