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
Seton Heart Institute's Heart Valve Clinic Offers Life Saving Heart Procedure for Fragile Patients
December 17, 2014Jess Posey has been riding motorcycles for more than 60 years. However, his rides through the Hill Country were put on hold because doctors said he needed a life-saving procedure to treat heart valve disease causing severe shortness of breath. At the Heart Valve Clinic at Seton Heart Institute, Posey received a newer, minimally invasive procedure that would save his life.
Eva's Story: How a Seton DSRIP Team Helped Her With Cancer, Depression and Health Insurance
December 16, 2014
When Eva met Veronica in January 2014, Eva was physically strong and healthy. She had been spared many of the long-term side effects common among cervical cancer survivors. But she was struggling emotionally and at times so depressed that she did not want to get out of bed in the morning. She also worried that the cancer might someday return.
Championship Hearts, Seton Heart Institute Offer Free Heart Screenings for Active High Schoolers
December 8, 2014Encouraging high school students to "Play It Safe," Championship Hearts Foundation and Seton Heart Institute will offer free heart screenings to students who participate in athletics, cheerleading, marching band, drill team or other strenuous sports for possible deadly genetic heart conditions such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).