Driscoll Children's Hospital Rio Grande Valley

Coming soon to the Rio Grande Valley

We look forward to providing even more care to
Rio Grande Valley children closer to where they live.

2820 W. Michaelangelo Drive · Edinburg, TX 78539

Patient Services to include:

  • Pediatric Specialists
  • Acute Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery
  • Emergency Services
  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
  • Rehabilitation: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy
  • Imaging
  • Laboratory
  • Child Life Program

Only designated freestanding children's hospital in the
Rio Grande Valley.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where will the new hospital be located?

The new hospital will be located in Edinburg, at the corner of McColl Road and Michaelangelo Drive. (2820 W. Michaelangelo Drive).

Will it be part of another hospital or healthcare system?

No. Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will be a freestanding children’s hospital,

independently operated by Driscoll Health System. It will be the only designated freestanding children’s hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.

Has construction begun on the new hospital?

Construction will begin later this year.

When will it open?

Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley is scheduled to open in late 2022/early 2023.

What will Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley offer?

The services and programs offered by Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will

include:

• a variety of pediatric specialists

• acute inpatient and outpatient surgery

• emergency services

• a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

• a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

• Rehabilitation Services, including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech

therapy

• Imaging

• Laboratory Services

• A Child Life program, which educates patients and caregivers and helps reduce their stress and anxiety during the healthcare experience

Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will provide pediatric healthcare 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Can I apply for a job at Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley?

Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will operate with more than 500 employees, and you can currently apply for a number of those positions. Go to https://driscollchildrens.org/dchrgvjobs for the latest listings.

Will the Driscoll clinics already in the Rio Grande Valley remain open?

Yes. Driscoll Children’s Specialty Centers in McAllen, Harlingen and Brownsville, along with Driscoll Children’s Quick Care – McAllen, will continue to operate.

What are the differences between Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley and the other Driscoll clinics already in the Rio Grande Valley?

Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will be an eight-level designated freestanding pediatric hospital, independently operated by Driscoll, providing inpatient acute care 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The Driscoll Children’s Specialty Centers in McAllen, Harlingen and Brownsville are able to provide a number of subspecialty services from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Driscoll Children’s Quick Care – McAllen provides after-hours medical treatment for minor illnesses and injuries seven days a week.