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Laura López Ortega
Laura López Ortega
Assistant nursing director Patient-Care Operations Area


University Diploma in Nursing from the Escola Universitària d’Infermeria of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (1990).

Master in Bioethics and Law, Universitat de Barcelona (2013).
Postgraduate qualification in Psychiatric Nursing and Mental Health, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2009).
Comprehensive Health Service Management, ESADE (2006-07).
Master in Nursing Administration and Management, the Escola Universitària d’Infermeria Santa Madrona (1994-96).
Official master’s qualification in Research an Innovation in Nursing Care UAB (2017)

In the past 13 years, she has held nursing management positions at Hospital de Sant Pau. From 2019 to 2021, she was head of nursing for the mother-and-child area, mental health - addictions outpatient and hospitalization area, and orthopedic surgery and trauma and neuroscience. From 2012 to 2019, she was assistant to the nursing director for knowledge management and research and chair of the subcommittee on teaching nursing specialisms. From 2003 to 2012, she was a nursing supervisor in different areas of the hospital.

She has been a member of the Hospital de Sant Pau Patient-Care Ethics Committee (2011-2016).