Located in Luling, 50 miles southeast of Austin, Seton Edgar B. Davis Hospital is a general acute care facility committed to providing quality inpatient and outpatient services for residents of Caldwell and surrounding counties. The hospital offers 24-hour emergency, plus comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services, health education and wellness programs.
Recently, Seton Edgar B. Davis Hospital was named one of the top in the nation for patient satisfaction. The Outpatient Surgery department achieved a perfect score of 100% on the latest patient satisfaction survey. And the Emergency Unit was named among the top 10% in the nation for patient satisfaction. The results came from a survey administered by NRC Picker, a recognized industry leader that specializes in healthcare performance measurement.
Seton Edgar B. Davis is one of 25 hospitals in the state and the only hospital in the region to receive the Quality Improvement Achievement Award from Texas Medical Foundation Health Quality Institute. In addition, the facility received the coveted "Nurse-Friendly" designation from the Texas Nurses Association. Seton Edgar B. Davis joined only 31 hospitals across the state to earn this elite honor.
2014 Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award from TMF® Health Quality Institute
New Seton Luling Family Medicine Clinic Opens
On May 15, the new Seton Luling Family Medicine Clinic officially opened on the campus of Seton Edgar B Davis.
Garza: Discounted Drug Pricing Program for Poor Still Needed
August 18, 2014The Austin American-Statesman featured commentary by Seton Healthcare Family President and Chief Executive Officer Jesús Garza. At issue is an effort by several major pharmaceutical companies to eliminate a federal program that requires them to provide Seton and other qualified health care systems with prescription drugs at significantly reduced prices so that the medications then can be provided to patients of limited financial means.
Seton Receives $1,000,001 for New Teaching Hospital from Shivers Cancer Foundation
August 14, 2014Seton Healthcare Family has received a $1,000,001 donation from the Austin-based Shivers Cancer Foundation to fund construction of Seton's new teaching hospital, Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas. The gift is the largest single donation ever made by the Shivers Cancer Foundation. "SMC at UT" will anchor a new downtown medical district and serve as the primary training site for students at The University of Texas at Austin's Dell
Q and A: Kate Henderson Explains Seton's Health Equity Initiatives
August 11, 2014
What are Health Equity Initiatives? Seton's portfolio of activities and services focused on care for uninsured and otherwise underserved people. We are studying what is and isn't working well, what is creating the health outcomes and experience that we strive for and what isn't, to ensure programs and services are value-based, not volume-based.
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