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Seton-CH Endeavor Among ’10 to Watch’ in U.S.

IH Executive, a national magazine that profiles leaders and chronicles innovations in the rapidly evolving field of integrated healthcare, has named a Seton Healthcare Family-Central Health organization, the Community Care Collaborative, as one of 10 “Integrated Delivery Networks to Watch” in the U.S. A special section of the…
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Students Help Paralyzed Patient BBQ Again

KXAN-TV News Anchor and Medical Reporter David Scott recently aired a story on Paul Horton, who was paralyzed from the chest down after a mountain bike accident. Horton now is a rehab regular at the Seton Brain and Spine Institute‘s…
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‘Jack of All Trauma’ Helps Doctors, Nurses

Fox 7 News profiled one of the most valuable members of the trauma team at University Medical Center Brackenridge, Central Texas’ Level I trauma center operated by Seton Healthcare Family. He’s known as “Jack of All Trauma,” and he eases the stress of doctors, nurses and…
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‘Iron Man’ Robot Helps Stroke Patients

Rehabilitation after a health issue or accident can be long and painful. For those recovering from a stroke or spinal cord injury, the challenges are unique. One side of the body can be affected more than the other. Damage to the brain can also cause roadblocks to regaining movement. But…
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50 Business Leaders Unite for Future

Today, Seton Healthcare Family announced the successful completion of The Fifty, a group of Austin-based leaders and influencers established to support a bold vision for the future of medical care in Central Texas. Candice and Vince Young, Mellie Price, Adrianna ”AB” Bernal and Matt Thompson…
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Dell Children’s Top Trauma Center

After being measured against rigorous national criteria, The American College of Surgeons (ACS) has re-verified Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas as a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, the highest ranking attainable. This achievement reaffirms Dell Children’s is capable of providing total care for every aspect of injury –…
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Seton Inventors Patent Simulated Uterus

Seton Healthcare Family researchers have developed a simulated human uterus that can be used to better train surgeons, nurses and others to perform high-risk procedures in pregnant women, such a fetal heart procedures and amniocentesis. It recently earned a U.S. patent, Seton’s first ever, and sets the stage for…
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Back-to-School Sleep Schedule

Now is the time for parents to start thinking about getting their kids back on a routine ahead of the start of school. FOX 7’s Ann Wyatt Little talked with Dr. J. Brain Kang, medical director of the Sleep Program at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, about…
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When Weather’s Hot, Exercise Carefully

As hot days continue in Central Texas, KVUE-TV recently talked to Dr. Caitlin Giesler, cardiologist with the Seton Heart Institute, and one of her patients about being careful when exercising when temperatures over around 100 degrees. The KVUE report can be viewed here. Here is part…
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Seton, UT Partner on Research Studies

How many injured patients come into emergency rooms not knowing they also suffer from post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD)? Can they be screened to address their needs sooner – before their PTSD symptoms worsen? Can therapists keep youths from dropping out of behavioral health treatment programs by using new electronic measurement…
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