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Austin's largest medical/surgical acute care center, Seton Medical Center Austin is the only hospital in Central Texas that performs heart transplants. One of four Magnet hospitals in the Seton Family of Hospitals, Seton Medical Center Austin offers comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for both inpatients and outpatients and regional specialty programs including the Seton Heart Specialty Care and Transplant Center, Shivers Cancer Programs and the Marialice Shivers Regional Neonatal Center. Seton Medical Center Austin was also one of the first two hospitals in Texas to receive certification as a Primary Stroke Center.
Seton Medical Center Austin is proud to announce our official redesignation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet hospital. Learn more »
Seton Medical Center Austin News and Events
Care, Dignity, Education and Innovation Will Guide New Seton Medical Center at UT
August 26, 2014
Construction of Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, a $295 million, 211-bed teaching hospital, started with the unveiling of four philosophical cornerstones that will guide its operations: improving medical care; respect and dignity for patients and their families; educating the next generation of clinicians; and innovating through both practice and research.
See it Now: New Video on Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas
August 25, 2014A new video posted today provides a behind-the-scenes look at the thinking and planning that has gone into the new $295 million Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas. Construction of the new teaching hospital will officially start following a ceremony Tuesday morning.
Charles Barnett to Depart Seton in Early 2015
August 22, 2014Charles J. Barnett will retire as executive board chair of Seton Healthcare Family in February 2015, starting an orderly leadership transition over the next six months. His decision to retire will close a chapter in a remarkable two decades of continuous service. Barnett served as president and CEO of Seton Healthcare Family from 1993 to 2012.