Awards & Recognitions

Stroke-Center-CertificationWe have earned Comprehensive Stroke Center certification from DNV Healthcare at two sites: Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and University Medical Center Brackenridge. The designation encompasses the full spectrum of stroke care – diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and education – and establishes clear metrics to evaluate outcomes.

Ascension Seton has also earned Primary Stroke Center designation with Gold Seal Approval from The Joint Commission at two sites in Greater Austin: Ascension Seton Williamson and Ascension Seton Hays.

Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin is a recipient of an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Stroke Silver Plus Award and the Target: Stroke ELITE.

University Medical Center Brackenridge is a recipient of an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Award and the Target: Stroke ELITE.

Ascension Seton Williamson is a recipient of an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award.

Ascension Seton Hays is a recipient of an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award and the Target: Stroke Honor Roll.