In Austin, Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin Hospital and ER is a critical care hospital with advanced specialty care services.
Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin Hospital in Austin, Texas, is a full-service hospital with 24/7 emergency care and Comprehensive Level 1 Stroke Center. We deliver care for life-threatening injuries and illnesses. Our care teams listen to quickly understand your health needs and deliver care that's right for you. Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin is a destination for specialty care - including heart and vascular health, stroke care, lung and esophageal cancers, maternity services and women's health. Our OB-GYN maternity care teams at our Birthing Center, deliver a personalized birthing experience and advanced neonatal care for sick babies. We offer a wide range of minimally invasive procedures, imaging, lab tests and rehabilitation services, all on one campus.
Care for your everyday health needs
Our primary and specialty care doctors offer advanced care close to home. Learn more about our services and programs:
If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, go to the nearest ER or call 911.
Specialty heart care options
Our cardiologists and heart specialists coordinate care with your primary care doctor to deliver personalized heart care for patients with complex heart conditions, including congestive heart disease with or without A-fib. Our trusted network of doctors and specialty clinics gives you access to the most advanced technologies and treatments.
To schedule a cardiology consultation and discuss a care plan that is right for you, please call 512-324-1000.
Ascension Seton is a statewide leader in cardiac transplants and ventricular assist devices (VAD). Our specialty care and transplant centers on the Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin campus provide complete care. Our patient coordinator is available around-the-clock for patients in our program. Please call 512-681-0500 for more information.
Heart care and rehabilitation
After your body has gone through a cardiac event or treatment for a heart condition, special care may be needed to get your heart health back on track. Our cardiac rehabilitation program helps improve your recovery after surgery.
Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin is the only hospital in Central Texas to have earned Joint Commission certification for a Destination Therapy Ventricular Assist Device Program and Heart Transplant Certification from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Perioperative Surgical Home and Optimization Clinic at Ascension Seton
The Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) program at Ascension Seton is a patient-centric, team-based model of care designed to optimize surgical clearance by increasing the quality and safety of surgical care, reducing the cost of healthcare, and improving the overall patient experience. Our clinical services are intended to enhance your health status, provide you with the best possible outcome from your surgery, and are available for hospital-based surgeries, ambulatory surgical-based procedures, as well as pre-operative COVID-19 testing.
- Anemia management program
- Cardiac testing and clearance
- Coordination with referring provider and care teams
- Diabetes management
- Management of high-risk patients post-discharge
- Preoperative labs and imaging
- Sleep studies
- Smoking cessation
- Telehealth visits
- Weight loss management
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Heart failure patient manuals
Download our patient manual for details about our approach to heart failure management and care.