A health care snapshot for Georgetown in 2018

Georgetown is served by St. David’s Georgetown Hospital, but the Austin area is home to a number of other medical centers, surgical hospitals and specialty facilities.


Area hospitals








St. David’s Georgetown Hospital


2000 Scenic Drive, Georgetown
512-943-3000
www.stdavids.com
Trauma level: IV
NICU level: N/A
Number of beds: 111







Baylor Scott & White Medical
Center-Round Rock


300 University Blvd., Round Rock
512-509-0100
www.roundrock.sw.org
Trauma level: IV
NICU level: N/A
Number of beds: 101







Seton Medical Center Williamson


201 Seton Parkway, Round Rock
512-324-4000
www.seton.net/williamson
Trauma level: II
NICU level: N/A
Number of beds: 149







County and state statistics 









Emergency medicine and anesthesiology are among the most common doctor specialties aside from primary care in Texas, but other popular specialties differ among the state and Williamson County.






The rate of licensed primary care doctors to residents varies between statewide figures and those from Williamson County.






The number of licensed doctors has increased across Texas over the past 20 years, and the rate of increase for specialists has grown faster than the rate for primary care doctors.




MOST RECENT

The Austin metropolitan statistical area surpasses COVID-19 pandemic job losses. (Christopher Neely/Community Impact Newspaper)
Austin regains all pandemic job loss, San Antonio nearly misses top 10 best performing metros in the country

The Austin and San Antonio metropolitan statistical areas continue their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

City Post Chophouse opened its oyster bar and market in June. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
City Post Chophouse opens its oyster bar and market

Oyster bar and market open at City Post

 Redistricting is one of the items on the Texas Legislature's third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas Senate releases proposed redistricting maps as special session begins

Redistricting is one of the items on the third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18.

Williamson County Court House
Williamson County approves nonprofit funding, and other notes from Commissioners Court

Commissioners approved public funding for local nonprofits, including funding for the Williamson Museum.

Photo of people attending ACL Fest
City of Austin approves ACL health and safety plan, holds off on final permit

Austin Public Health gave ACL the go-ahead to allow proof of vaccination in lieu of a negative COVID-19 test, but asked organizers to require masking in some areas.

Georgetown Independent School District voted to approve virtual learning for its students on Sept. 20. (Adobe Stock)
Georgetown ISD moves toward remote learning option

Georgetown ISD approves virtual learning option

ROCK will host its annual barn dance on Oct.16. (Courtesy ROCK)
Ride On Center for Kids works to heal variety of individuals with horses

Georgetown nonprofit utilizes horses to help heal people

Wayback Burgers specializes in cooked-to-order burgers and hand-dipped milkshakes. (Courtesy Wayback Burgers)
Wayback Burgers coming to Leander; fire kills 75 dogs in Georgetown and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.

Georgetown Fire responded Sept. 18 to a call at the Ponderosa Pet Resort. (Community Impact Newspaper File Photo)
Fire at Georgetown facility claims 75 dogs

Fire at Ponderosa Pet Ranch results in 75 dog deaths

Shake's at 1208 Williams Drive, Georgetown is rebranding as Frozen Flamingo with an expanded menu. (Courtesy Photo)
Georgetown's Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo with expanded menu

Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo, to feature alcoholic drinks