Emergency care close to home
With a Level IV Trauma Center, Ascension Seton Northwest Emergency in Austin, TX, delivers 24/7 ER care for severe illness and injury.
Ascension Seton Northwest Emergency is a Level IV Trauma Center in Austin, Texas, backed by cardiovascular, surgical, neuro, stroke, and orthopedic specialists. We provide 24/7 care for life-threatening and severe illness and injury -- including heart attack, stroke, concussion, broken bones, and more. Experienced ER care teams listen to quickly understand your needs to deliver the right care for you and your family. You are connected to the right follow-up care across Ascension Seton sites of care by our specialists before you leave the ER—including leading brain and spine care, heart care, orthopedics and women's health.
Seconds count in stroke, heart and burn recovery, seek emergency care immediately. You can tell your family, friends and EMS to take you to your nearest Ascension Seton emergency room.
Emergency care services include:
Ascension Seton Northwest is a Level IV Trauma Center in Northwest Austin, delivering the most advanced care for even the most severe injuries.
If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or dial 911. Signs or symptoms of an acute emergency may include shortness of breath, chest pain, open fracture, fainting, severe bleeding, head injury or other major trauma, one-sided weakness or numbness, loss of consciousness or fainting, severe abdominal pain, or bites or stings.
Doctors, nurses and care teams in our ER at Ascension Seton Northwest deliver advanced care for life-threatening symptoms and conditions. Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if you or a family member are experiencing:
At Ascension Seton Northwest and at every Ascension Seton hospital, doctors and care teams provide pediatric emergency care for children 24/7. In Austin, your family is also connected to Dell Children’s Medical Center, the only Level I pediatric trauma center in the region with the most pediatric subspecialists in Central Texas. Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if your child is experiencing severe illness or injury, including:
The ER at Ascension Seton Northwest is a level IV trauma center, delivering advanced trauma life support and transfers to Dell Seton Medical Center, a level I trauma center that provides comprehensive care of severe injuries. Highly trained trauma surgeons and multidisciplinary care teams work together to provide comprehensive emergency medical care for trauma such as complex fractures, spine injury, and brain injury. Each trauma center is verified by the American College of Surgeons and/or designated by the state to ensure they are equipped for, and capable of, caring for patients with serious injuries.
Your care doesn’t stop when you leave the ER. We help connect you to leading specialists and follow-up care to support your care plan and recovery. Your care team also helps you manage your medications and sends prescriptions to your local pharmacy or through Ascension Rx. And you will always have access to our other services, like imaging and lab.