Austin Lakes Hospital, a 48 bed facility, provides residents of Austin and Central Texas a choice when it comes to psychiatric care. The hospital is located in the Pavilion of St. David's Medical Center but is not affiliated with St. David's HealthCare. The cornerstone of treatment rests on exceptional mental health services and clinical excellence. Austin Lakes Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services that focus on the specific needs of each patient to stabilize symptoms of depression, anxiety, and other behavioral health disorders. The Treatment teams work to promote active treatments that emphasize self-awareness, effective communication strategies, and coping skills through a variety of therapeutic milieus and works closely with outpatient resources to ensure optimal success in the community.
In 1857, the Texas Legislature established the Texas State Lunatic Asylum marking a major step in treatment of persons with mental illnesses by the state. By the 1950's, the facility housed almost 3,500 patients. As community treatment grew, the patient population decreased and the length of the day was shortened. Today, Austin State Hospital (ASH) serves about 295 patients on a daily basis with an average length of stay for all programs of 17 days and averages over 4000 admissions a year. The focus of treatment is generally stabilization of acute symptoms and return to the community for continued outpatient services.ASH serves a 38-county region of Texas, stretching from the Waco area down to Galveston on the Gulf Coast. Child/adolescent services are provided to an additional 31 counties in Central and East Texas.Admission to the hospital requires that a person be a danger to himself or others in the community due to a primary mental illness. Patients are screened by their local mental health centers prior to being admitted to the hospital.
Scott & White Healthcare - Round Rock is a 68-acre property with a full service hospital and specialty clinic. The hospital and clinic feature full integration with Scott & White main facility in Temple. The 68-acre campus offers more than 24 specialty services for adults and children and includes a 72-bed hospital. Located off I-35 and FM 1431, Scott & White Healthcare - Round Rock is in the crucial hub of the Austin/Round Rock metropolitan area. The Scott &White Round Rock region also includes 9 primary care regional clinics that provide an integrated model of healthcare for Williamson and Travis counties. The regional clinics are located in Taylor, Pflugerville, Hutto, Cedar Park, Cedar Park West, Georgetown Sun City, Georgetown Town central, Wells Branch and Burnet. Scott & White Healthcare - Round Rock is part of the Scott & White Healthcare system, the largest multi-specialty practice in Texas.
Bluebonnet Trails Community Mental Health Mental Retardation Center was form in 1996 through an agreement among the counties of Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Lee and Williamson. In 2000, Gonzales and Guadalupe counties joined the Center. Today, the Center has been renamed to Bluebonnet Trails Community Services and serves as the local mental health and mental retardation authority in eight counties with a population density of over 696,000 persons and a land mass of approximately 6,910 square miles. Services are provided to adults with serious mental illness and chemical dependency; to children and adolescents with serious mental illness or emotional disorders, chemical dependency, autism or pervasive developmental disorders, to persons with mental retardation, and to infants and toddlers with developmental delays. Additionally, the Center operates as the Outreach, Screening, Assessment and Referral (OSAR) entity in the Texas Health and Human Services Commission Region 7. As the OSAR, the Center serves 24 counties in Central Texas to support prevention services and provide access to treatment for persons with chemical dependency. The Center also contracts with the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services to provide early childhood intervention services to children, ages 0-3 years, and families who have developmental problems.
Cedar Park Regional Medical Center opened in December 2007, a joint venture between Community Health Systems and Seton Family of Hospitals. Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is located in the Texas Hill Country, 17 miles northwest of Austin and less than three hours from Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. This 280,000 sq. ft., 77-bed facility with capacity for expanding to 150 beds is dedicated to delivering exceptional healthcare with advanced technology and compassionate physicians and staff to the entire community. Cedar Park Regional Medical Center offers a hospital, physician offices, labs and diagnostic services all in one location. Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is a state-of-the-art facility that provides full-service acute care and comprehensive inpatient/outpatient services. New services include Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery, de Vinci Robotic Technology, Occupational Medicine Clinic, Center for Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine and a Sleep Medicine Center. Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is “..committed to making Cedar Park healthier in more ways than one.”
The Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System (CTVHCS), accredited by the Joint Commission, is comprised of two large Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers located in Temple and Waco, one stand-alone outpatient clinic in Austin, four community based outpatient clinics located in Brownwood, Bryan/College Station, Cedar Park, and Palestine plus a rural outreach clinic in La Grange. The system is one of the largest integrated healthcare systems in the United States and provides a full range of services including medical, surgical, psychiatric, and rehabilitation with inpatient medical/surgical hospital beds, a hospice unit, and community living center (CLC) beds. Located on its Waco campus, CTVHCS has one of the largest inpatient psychiatric facilities and one of only six Blind Rehabilitation Centers in the country. CTVHCS serves a Veteran population of more than 252,000, covers 35,243 square miles and eight congressional districts in 39 counties.
Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas opened on June 30, 2007 as the newest member of the Seton Family of Hospitals and is the only dedicated freestanding pediatric facility in the region. At almost 500,000 square feet and serving a 46-county area and beyond, Dell Children’s Medical Center provides a wide range of healthcare services to children and adolescents. The vision of the founding physicians was to build a regional center that would provide the highest level of medical care for the routine needs as well as the most complex childhood medical conditions. The facility provides new and expanded services, specialty resources, digital and wireless equipment, as well as expert personnel for all patients and families. No child will be refused care. Dell Children's has received widespread acclaim for combining cutting-edge medical technology, a collection of healing art, and a "green" building design and has become the first hospital in the world to receive the LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Platinum designation, given by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Seton Medical Center Williamson opened on February 7, 2008 to help service Williamson County's growing community and to meet the need for convenient and advanced healthcare services in the area. Seton Williamson is the largest and only faith-based hospital in Williamson County with 181 beds and capacity for expanding to more than 350 beds in the next 10-15 years. Unique to the Seton family, Seton Williamson was planned around the concept of "experience design", the systematic design and consistent delivery of positive, personal and memorable experiences for patients and their families at every stage of the care process and from every hospital contact. Unique design elements include a healing garden, waterscape, nature-inspired interiors, specially selected art and a free-standing chapel with a reflection room. Seton Medical Center Williamson includes a Dedicated Women's Center with a separate entrance for OB/GYN, labor and delivery, post-partum care, transitional and Level II nursery.
For the past 60 years, St. David's Georgetown Hospital has established itself as a community healthcare resource to Georgetown and surrounding communities. A comprehensive healthcare provider, St. David's Georgetown Hospital includes an accredited full-service 122-bed hospital with a six-bed intensive care unit, a 24-hour major and minor emergency department staffed with emergency medicine and specially trained emergency physicians, inpatient and outpatient surgery, acute inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient therapy. St. David's Georgetown Hospital takes pride in its medical staff, employees and volunteers who are dedicated to providing innovative services using advanced medical technology and equipment. St. David’s Georgetown Hospital offers comprehensive healthcare services, including exceptional programs for Maternity & Newborn Care, Emergency Care, Joint Replacement Surgery, Cancer Care, and Rehabilitation Services.
Accredited by the Joint Commission, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center, located on FM 620, off IH-35, provides comprehensive health services to residents of Williamson and surrounding counties. St. David's Round Rock Medical Center provides medical expertise in cardiac services, women's and newborn's services, surgical services, bariatric services, orthopedics, rehabilitation and emergency care. With 173 beds, the hospital's most recent $100 million expansion included a three-story tower housing a larger intensive care unit (ICU), additional surgical suites that include dedicated open heart surgical suites. The expansion also included the opening of the Heart and Vascular Institute with advanced high-tech and digitized technology available to the community. With over 950 physicians, representing every specialty, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center is committed to the health and well being of the community.
St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is a 332 bed, multi-specialty, acute care facility dedicated to providing the highest level of women’s health services, 24-hour emergency department, heart and vascular center, neurology and neurosurgery, kidney transplant program, inpatient and outpatient surgery, acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, among other services. The mission of St. David’s is to provide exceptional care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride. Located at the Parmer Lane exit of MoPac Expressway North (Loop 1), St. David's North Austin Medical Center has offered comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services since 1995. A new 121,000-square-foot facility has been added and is dedicated to the health and well-being of women - the St. David's Women's Center of Texas. North Austin Medical Center proudly serves Austin and the surrounding communities with an open medical staff and more than 1,000 physicians in a variety of specialties.
Since 1924, St. David's Medical Center has provided quality medical care to the residents of Central Texas. Located within minutes of Downtown Austin, St. David's Medical Center includes a 347-bed, acute care hospital, and a dedicated 64-bed Rehabilitation Hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. St. David's Medical Center provides leading-edge services in Women’s Health, Neurosciences, Oncology, Cardiac Care, Surgical Services, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. It is home to the renowned NeuroTexas Institute, (including the TIA Center for Stroke Prevention and designation as a Primary Stroke Center); the acclaimed Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute; high-level women’s services with Level I, II and III nurseries; a Bariatric Center of Excellence; the Breast Center; orthopedic services; and a 24-hour emergency department. On March 29, 2010, St. David’s Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare.
Texas Star Recovery is located on the campus of the Texas NeuroRehab Center and provides hope for adults who are chemically dependent. In a park like setting, Texas Star Recovery provides access to a low impact ROPES course, physical and occupational therapy, a gymnasium and beautiful walkways. Texas Star Recovery’s services include Acute Detoxification, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Residential programs and Outpatient programs. Texas Star Recovery is staffed by experienced professionals and supportive volunteers who develop personalized treatment plans that teach the steps needed for health living. Texas Star Recovery is committed to provide the best environment for patients.