Seton Medical Center Harker Heights
Christopher Colvin, MD
ED Medical Director
Brand new, state-of-the-art hospital in Central Texas
- ED Beds: 17
- Annual Volume: 39,000
- Patients/Hour: 2.3
- Admission Rate: 6%
- Coverage: 8-hour shifts with 39 hours of physician coverage and 10 hours of mid-level coverage per day
- Qualifications: BC/BP in Emergency Medicine
- Documentation: Picis CPOE EMR, PowerNotes
- Intensive Care Unit
- Imaging and diagnostic services including MRI, 64-slice CT with cardiac package, digital radiology, and digital mammography
- Women's services including labor and delivery, obstetrics and gynecology, and a Level II nursery
- Medical and surgical services
- Acute care services, including cardiology, interventional cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, and neurosurgery
- Minimally invasive surgical suites
- Cath lab
- Electronic medical records
Seton Medical Center Harker Heights is a full-service acute care that opened in June 2012 with more than 300 employees. Among the services offered at the 83-bed facility are emergency care, women’s services, orthopedics, cardiology and imaging and diagnostics, to name a few.
Hospital Web site: http://setonharkerheights.net
About Harker Heights, TX
In the heart of Central Texas, Harker Heights is a growing community adjacent to Killeen. Fort Hood, one of the largest United States military installations in the world, is just a few miles away and figures prominently in the city's history. The community was originally planned as a home site for military families serving at Fort Hood. Today, elegant, executive-style homes line the community's hillsides.
Residents of Harker Heights enjoy easy access to the sights and sounds of Austin, about an hour to the south. Closer to home, Stillhouse Hollow Lake offers beautiful recreational opportunities. Extremely affordable housing and great weather add to the many benefits of this exceptional community.
For more information, visit http://www.hhchamber.net
About Killeen, TX
Killeen has been recognized for its excellent school system and its high standard of living. The Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical area has been listed in the top 75 metro areas in the nation for its quality of life. Beautiful parks, golf courses and two area lakes add nature's appeal to this growing community.
For more information, visit http://www.ci.killeen.tx.us