Judy Laviolette, M.D., has been named chief medical officer of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne.
In this position, she will oversee safety and promote clinical excellence throughout all departments at both hospitals.
She will report to Harold Berenzweig, M.D., executive vice president and Southwest Zone clinical leader at Texas Health Resources.
Earlier this year, Texas Health announced a new triad model at its hospitals, in which clinical leaders and operations leaders work together to ensure quality care. The chief medical officer of each hospital works in a triad leadership team alongside the hospital president and chief nursing officer.