Cortez becomes executive director of Driscoll’s Rio Grande Valley clinics

RIO GRANDE VALLEY – Laura Cortez has joined Driscoll Children’s Hospital as executive director of the hospital’s Rio Grande Valley clinics. She will oversee operations at Driscoll Children’s Medical Plaza – McAllen, Driscoll Children’s Specialty Center – Brownsville and Driscoll Children’s Specialty Center – Harlingen.

Cortez brings a wealth of healthcare management experience to Driscoll. She previously served for eight years as director of Women’s Health Services for the South Texas Health System.