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Ascension Seton offers program for veterans experiencing PTSD

Ascension Seton offers program for veterans experiencing PTSD June 27 is National PTSD Awareness Day. A new program offers therapy for veterans experiencing PTSD. The Veteran Restore Program is a six week Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for Veterans experiencing PTSD. Led Dr. Valerie Rosen, psychiatrist at Ascension Seton, the Veteran Restore Program aims to help veterans experiencing PTSD reclaim their…
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Early detection of ovarian cancer

Early detection of ovarian cancer September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month It’s estimated that more than 22,000 U.S. women will receive a new diagnosis of ovarian cancer this year, and more than 14,000 women will die from the cancer. Although ovarian cancer is one of the deadliest cancers among women, survival rates are highest when cancer…
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Dell Ascension Seton achieves LEED Gold status

Dell Ascension Seton achieves LEED Gold status Downtown teaching hospital receives top marks for environmental stewardship Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas has attained Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Healthcare Gold certification, a prestigious global green rating which identifies healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving health care buildings. From its…
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Where to receive psychiatric emergency care after Aug. 31

Where to receive psychiatric emergency care after Aug. 31 Ascension Seton makes urgent mental health care more accessible in Austin  In preparation to return the University Medical Center Brackenridge campus back to Central Health, Seton’s Psychiatric Emergency Department (SPED) will be integrated within the emergency department at Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, starting…
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ER doc shares Memorial Day safety tips

ER doc shares Memorial Day safety tips As we prepare for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer, Seton’s emergency staff is doing its own preparing—for the unfortunate uptick in traumas they typically see this holiday weekend. Christopher Ziebell, MD is medical director of the emergency department at Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center…
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A new era of care begins at Dell Seton

A new era of care begins at Dell Seton Ascension Seton and Ascension began taking care of patients at Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas May 21, marking a new era of health care in Austin. With careful precision, Ascension Seton care teams and Austin-Travis County EMS ensured patients were moved safely from University…
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Care teams perform Dell Seton’s inaugural trauma drill

Care teams perform Dell Seton’s inaugural trauma drill STAR Flight, trauma pros practice for new teaching hospital opening The trauma care team at Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas teamed up with Travis County STAR Flight for its inaugural trauma drill, a training exercise to prepare clinicians for the medical situations…
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Ascension Seton leader reflects on Pelosi, Doggett visit

Ascension Seton leader reflects on Pelosi, Doggett visit Christann Vasquez, President of Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, talks health care collaboration and a shared vision for a healthier tomorrow On April 20, 2017, Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi and Texas Congressman Lloyd Doggett toured Dell Ascension Seton, the new teaching hospital set to…
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