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
Keeping Hospitalized Children Infection Free is Focus of New Visitor Restrictions at Dell Children's
October 28, 2014To keep patients safe during flu season, Dell Children's Medical Center will not be allowing brothers, sisters and other children who are age 12 or younger to visit patients in the hospital. The same restriction will apply to children age 13 to 17 who are not patient siblings and all visitors with symptoms suggesting they could have a respiratory virus that can further ail patients.
No One Dies Alone: KUT Radio Spotlights Seton Volunteer Program
October 22, 2014
Nurse Brenna Allsuch's patients are not going to get better, but she ensures their passing is as comfortable as possible. Chaplain Liz Powell and her network of volunteers from all over Austin consider a person's passing as sacred as their birth. They're committed to keeping someone company so that, no matter the circumstances, they don't die alone.
Bob Bonar Departing; Michelle Robertson Named Acting President of Hospital Division
October 10, 2014Robert (Bob) I. Bonar, Jr., president and chief executive officer of the Seton Family of Hospitals and a long-time leader of the award-winning Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, will depart Seton in late November to become chief executive officer of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Seton Family of Hospitals North Group President Michelle Robertson has been named acting president of the hospital division.