Noticias de Driscoll

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  • Published December 10, 2020

    Driscoll physicians named to leadership positions in TMA

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Three Driscoll Health System physicians have been named to leadership positions in the Texas Medical Association (TMA). Driscoll Children’s Pediatric Emergency Department physician Marita Rafael, MD, has been reappointed to the Committee on Emergency Medical Services and Trauma. Karl Serrao, MD, FAAP, FCCM, Chief Medical … Lea Más
  • Published December 1, 2020

    Driscoll opens new Sleep Center

    Members of the Driscoll Pediatric Sleep Center Team are Deborah Monroe, RPSGT, Overnight Sleep Technologist (from left); Marcos J. Valdez, MD, Pediatric Neurologist and Sleep Medicine Physician; Amine Daher, MD, Pediatric Pulmonologist, Sleep Medicine Physician and Medical Director of the Driscoll Pediatric Sleep Center; Ghassan Tannous, RPSGT, Lead Overnight Sleep … Lea Más
  • Published November 19, 2020

    Driscoll’s state-of-the-art Pavilion offers comfort, high-tech medical care

    Driscoll Children’s Hospital’s recently opened Pavilion houses a larger, modernized Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), including a Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) dedicated to managing pediatric congenital heart disease; the Outpatient Surgery Center; and an Outpatient Laboratory. CORPUS CHRISTI – Comfort and cutting-edge technology. Families will find all this and … Lea Más
  • Published October 30, 2020

    Follow these tips for Halloween safety

    While participating in any Halloween activities, Driscoll Children’s Hospital physicians are suggesting South Texas parents follow these Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. While trick-or-treating:  Wear a safety mask and incorporate it in with your costume. Stay at least 6 feet away from others who do not live … Lea Más
  • Published October 26, 2020

    Parents of Victoria infant thankful for Driscoll Transport Team, PICU

    Driscoll Transport Team member Dana Huber, RRT, checks in on Skylar Saenz Jr. at the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Driscoll Children’s Hospital in Corpus Christi. Huber was one of three Driscoll employees who performed life-saving procedures on the infant as he was being transported by the Driscoll … Lea Más
  • Published October 19, 2020

    Sean M. Pieri named Driscoll Vice President of Development

    CORPUS CHRISTI – Sean M. Pieri has been named Vice President of Development for Driscoll Health System. Sean, who has 30+ years of experience in institutional advancement, will oversee Driscoll’s fundraising, marketing and community-relations efforts. Sean has served as Vice President for Advancement at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colorado, … Lea Más
  • Published October 2, 2020

    Randy Charba Classic gives Driscoll $15,000

    Eric Popejoy (from left), Darren McComb, Kim Charba, Dale Combs, Jonathan McComb, Cooper Lundquist, Amy McCoy, Special Events Coordinator for Driscoll Children’s Hospital, Martha Avery, Vice President of Development at Driscoll Children’s Hospital, and Richard Harris, Children’s Miracle Network Administrator for Driscoll Children’s Hospital. CORPUS CHRISTI – Organizers of the … Lea Más
  • Published September 16, 2020

    Driscoll Holiday Cards designed by patients now on sale on hospital website

    CORPUS CHRISTI – Driscoll Children’s Hospital 2020 Holiday Card collection is now available from the Carousel Gift Shop on Driscoll’s website ( For this annual tradition, Driscoll patients from throughout South Texas drew pictures for 12 holiday cards, and a committee of community members selected the artwork to be … Lea Más
  • Published September 16, 2020

    Driscoll updates visitation policy

    To ensure the health and safety of its patients, families, employees, physicians and community, Driscoll Children’s Hospital has updated its visitation policy for both its hospital and clinic patients. Effective Sept. 14, 2020, two (2) adult primary caregivers will be allowed per in-patient and hospital patient. Driscoll prefers to … Lea Más
  • Published September 14, 2020

    Harbor Bridge will go gold in observance of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

    CORPUS CHRISTI – The Harbor Bridge will be lit up in gold Sept. 13-19, in observation of September as National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Driscoll Children’s Hospital’s Cancer & Blood Disorders Center is the sponsor of the event. The color gold symbolizes how precious children are and the resiliency of childhood cancer patients. The … Lea Más
  • Published September 11, 2020

    Taylor named Director of Information Systems for Driscoll Health Plan

    Driscoll Health System has named Justin Taylor Director of Information Systems for Driscoll Health Plan.  During the four years Justin has been with Driscoll, he has demonstrated his commitment to continuous improvement and service excellence in the Driscoll Heath Plan Information Systems functions. This new role was created by … Lea Más
  • Driscoll Health Plan receives URAC full national reaccreditation

    Driscoll Health Plan has received full reaccreditation from URAC, a national nonprofit accreditation organization. Driscoll Health Plan holds Full Health Plan Accreditation status with URAC. Full accreditation means that Driscoll Health Plan has met all requirements of the accreditation process and achieved the highest level of quality performance as a … Lea Más
  • Published September 3, 2020

    Driscoll Health Plan to hold 7th Annual Back to School Event

    LAREDO – Driscoll Health Plan, in collaboration with the United Independent School District (UISD), Laredo Independent School District (LISD), Texas A&M University Colonias Program and the City of Laredo, are sponsoring the 7th Annual Back to School Community Event. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, 9-11 a.m., at … Lea Más
  • Published September 2, 2020

    Driscoll’s Virtual Support Program benefits employees, their children

    CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – During the COVID-19 pandemic, parents are juggling their own work schedules with the educational needs of their children. Driscoll Health System now provides employees an innovative benefit that offers them peace of mind in achieving both. The Virtual Support Program is a way for employees at … Lea Más
  • Published August 19, 2020

    Davis named Driscoll Director of Central Business Office

    Lori Davis Driscoll Children’s Hospital has named Lori Davis its new Director of Central Business Office, where she will be responsible for all aspects of both hospital and physician business office functions. The new position was created by consolidating the operations of the Patient Financial Services area, which bills and … Lea Más