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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
Tad Hatton Named Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Seton Medical Center Austin
February 25, 2015Tad A. Hatton is the new vice president and chief operating officer for Seton Medical Center Austin, the largest hospital within Central Texas' largest health care system. Hatton has been chief operating officer for St. David's Round Rock Medical Center for the past seven years.
Seton Doctors: State Should Fund Program Fostering More Primary Care Physicians
February 20, 2015
Before two Texas legislative committees, two Seton doctors testified in favor of restoring state funding to programs that match medical students with practicing primary care physicians across the state -- and can increase the number of local physicians to ensure healthier communities; reduce health disparities among different communities; improve health outcomes; and lessen dependency on emergency rooms for health care.
New Texas Two-Step: CPR to Save Lives ? And Take the Reduce Salt Pledge
February 19, 2015Intimidated about the prospect of having to give someone CPR? Can't remember how many breaths and how many chest pumps to give? Worry no more. There's now a hands-only, two-step process - and one of the steps is dialing 9-1-1. And while you're at it, take the pledge to reduce salt consumption.