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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
What Can You Do to Prevent Flu From Afflicting Your Family and Other Loved Ones?
January 29, 2015Flu season now enters February, which often means the coldest weather of the year that can lead to more influenza in Central Texas households. What can you do to prevent flu from afflicting your family and other loved ones? Two top Seton doctors offer guidance.
Seton Foundations Announce New Leadership Roles for 3 Executives
January 22, 2015Significant philanthropic support has been and continues to be vital in furthering Seton's mission to care for all, with a special concern for the vulnerable. To help guide fundraising efforts and further develop relationships with community partners and supporters, The Seton Foundations are pleased to announce new roles for three key foundation leaders.
'Profound Joy and Surreal Grief': Parents Wed at Dell Children's Right Before Their Son Passes Away
January 15, 2015
After the wedding in the Dell Children's Medical Center chapel, there was no reception. No honeymoon. Instead, the newly married couple soon would have to plan another ceremony: a funeral. Their best man, just three days shy of turning seven months old, passed away about an hour after the nuptials, in his parents' arms.