Dell Children’s is a part of Seton Healthcare Family, a faith-based nonprofit healthcare system that serves all of Central Texas. The Daughters of Charity founded Seton in 1902 as a sign of God’s unconditional love for all, and today Seton strives to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services.
Seton operates more than 100 clinical locations. Dell Children’s is on...e of four teaching hospitals that serve as training sites for Dell Medical School at The University of Texas. Seton conducts research in such areas as the prevention and treatment of stroke, traumatic injury, epilepsy and chronic condition management.
Seton is part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the nation and the world’s largest Catholic health system. Ascension’s Texas ministry is comprised of Seton in Austin and Providence Healthcare Network in Waco.