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The Seton Healthcare Family has long been the leading provider of healthcare services in Central Texas and is now home to the only Level I Trauma Centers in the area - the highest level of trauma care in the nation.

Both University Medical Center Brackenridge and Dell Children's Medical Center have been named by the State of Texas, in conjunction with the American College of Surgeons, as Level I Trauma Centers. This designation reflects our record of excellence in emergency care for both adults and children, our medical expertise and our dedication to research and evidence-based practice.

Seton Healthcare Family offers comprehensive emergency care across Central Texas. Along with Dell Children's and UMC Brackenridge, Seton Medical Center Austin, Seton Medical Center Williamson, Seton Medical Center Hays, Seton Southwest Hospital, Seton Northwest Hospital, Seton Shoal Creek Hospital and Seton Highland Lakes Hospital all offer 24-hour emergency services. Should the need arise, access to our award-winning care is close at hand.

When injury or illness strikes, Seton Healthcare Family has the resources and experience to care for you or your loved ones.

News and Events

  • 15th Street Closures Will Limit Access to UMC Brackenridge, ER and Garage
    September 11, 2014
    Starting Monday, Sept. 15, underground utility work will close two lanes at a time on 15th Street for two months. The affected area is between University Medical Center Brackenridge and the Erwin Center and will impact ambulance and public vehicle access to the hospital, ER and parking garage. This will not cut off access, but will limit or eliminate turns vehicles can make from 15th Street. The Red River Street remains open.
  • Join the Conversation: Seton to Co-Host TEDMED Sept. 10-12
    September 2, 2014

    What if we gathered together thought leaders from all corners of the world to discuss some of the major issues, innovations and questions in health and medicine? That's the purpose of TEDMED, and the public is invited to participate, free of charge, Sept 10-12 at the Clinical Education Center at Brackenridge and at the Texas Medical Association.

  • 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.

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Life-Saving Research in the Sky

Seton and Star Flight personnel are collaborating on a new study looking at the benefit of using an ultrasound machine to place IVs in patients during air medical transports.

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