Our Stories

Meet our patients, families, supporters and staff and learn more about the cutting-edge technologies and patient-centered care we’re bringing to Central Texas through your support.

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Kathryn Walker’s Legacy

Kathryn Walker’s Legacy

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in any hospital is a very special place that runs on the passion and dedication of exceptional people. NICU nurses care for the tiniest, most vulnerable patients and their families at what, for many, is the most trying time of...

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A Heart Care Story – Kristen

Two heart attacks, one heart transplant, and eleven heart surgeries later. On Christmas Eve, just days after delivering her fourth child, Kristen Patton felt a horrible pain in her jaw. Her husband, Steve, called 9-1-1 immediately. She crashed three times before...

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A Mother Baby Story – Teddy

Born too soon, but surrounded by love. Maggie Boyd’s pregnancy with her first child, Teddy, started out perfect, the kind most expectant mothers dream of. However, at 32 weeks it became apparent something was wrong with her unborn son. Her OBGYN noticed Teddy’s heart...

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Pam’s Breast Cancer Story

The phone call no one wants to get. It started with a lump. Then tests. Then a biopsy. Then the phone call—the phone call that changed everything. Pam was just 45 years old when she received her stage 3 breast cancer diagnosis—a diagnosis that came out of nowhere. She...

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Rooster Teeth Day at Dell Children’s

Rooster Teeth Productions had an epic day at Dell Children’s Medical Center.  This special day was spent with seven members of the Rooster Teeth leadership team including, Matt Hullum, Anna Hullum, Patrick Salazar, Michael Lindblad, Chelsea Atkinson, Blaine Gibson,...

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Opening the Ascension Seton Health Center Buda

Ascension Seton is set to host a grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate a new health center in Buda. The Ascension Seton Health Center Buda will offer comprehensive, multispecialty patient care close to home in Hays County. Join us to celebrate...

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Blake Andrew Owen Endowment for Mental Health

Blake Andrew Owen Endowment for Mental HealthI never dreamed that mental illness would touch my beautiful family of 5 healthy children.  I had always prayed that God would help me and their Dad to raise them to adulthood in one piece with all limbs attached.  Never...

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Kathryn Walker’s Legacy

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in any hospital is a very special place that runs on the passion and dedication of exceptional people. NICU nurses care for the tiniest, most vulnerable patients and their families at what, for many, is the most trying time of...

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Ascension Seton

In 1902, a group of Austin citizens asked the Daughters of Charity to build a hospital to serve the local community. Since then, Seton has lived a long and rich history in Central Texas, filled with many firsts: The first regional neonatal center in Central Texas for...

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From gravely serious to pure joy – Kaycie’s Story

From gravely serious to pure joyAt six weeks old, Kaycie’s tiny brain began bleeding and she suffered a major stroke. Her family rushed her to the nearest emergency room where they were told Kaycie would likely not make it through the next 48 hours. Kaycie underwent...

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Daniel’s Story

Expertise was far, far away When Saima and Thomas discovered that their son, Daniel, had a heart defect, they explored treatment options near Austin but, ultimately, had no choice but to go to Houston for the advanced level of care Daniel would need. After Daniel’s...

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McCoy Wellness and Rehabilitation Center Grand Opening

On March 7th, Seton Medical Center Hays hosted a grand opening event to celebrate the first dedicated wellness and rehabilitation center in Hays County. The brand new McCoy Wellness and Rehabilitation Center doubles the capacity of Seton Medical Center Hays’ rehab and...

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Harper’s Story

Dell offered hope beyond hope When Harper suddenly grew lethargic and ill at the age of three months, a simple trip to the pediatrician ended with a leukemia diagnosis and a prognosis of a 10% chance of survival. Harper’s prognosis set the Dell Children’s research...

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Addie’s Story

February is National Heart Month, and we want to celebrate the impact you've had on the lives of so many children. The Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease at Dell Children's Medical Center is on track to complete 300 surgeries this year, a 75%...

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A Tribute to Bud Shivers

We are saddened by the news of a long-time friend, and Emeritus Board Member, Bud Shivers passing. Bud made a tremendous impact on our community and served in many capacities within the Seton Healthcare Family.  He was a trusted advisor, historian, and someone who...

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