Drakos Pediatric Urgent Care hires practice manager

Danielle Tongue

Drakos Pediatric Urgent Care, the only standalone pediatric urgent care in Central New York, has hired Danielle Tongue as senior practice manager. In her new role, Tongue supervises and manages a team of healthcare providers, oversees clinic operations, maintains the quality of patient care and streamlines and manages the clinic’s electronic health record system and other healthcare technology solutions.

Tongue comes to Drakos with 18 years of experience in project management and healthcare operations, including as the director of operations at CIRCARE, an outpatient behavioral health clinic. Her expertise in project management enables her to effectively oversee and manage a diverse portfolio of projects, ensuring the integration of best practices and compliance with security standards.

Drakos Pediatric Urgent Care, a member of the Drakos Dynamics family of healthcare services, is the only standalone pediatric urgent care in Central New York.