Tenet Heroes

Being a Member of the Tenet Healthcare Family Means Being Committed to Making a Difference


That’s why over the past several years, we have recognized and honored hundreds of colleagues from our hospitals, outpatient centers and other facilities. We call these colleagues Tenet Heroes — individuals who have done extraordinary things for patients, for their coworkers, our facilities and our communities. Watch a video about the Tenet Heroes program or read the 2015 Tenet Heroes book.

Of these outstanding individuals, a small number are inducted into the Tenet Heroes Hall of Fame.

Click on the names below to learn more about the inspiring stories of our 2015 Tenet Heroes Hall of Fame inductees.


Jeff Brown

Clinical Nurse, Dialysis/ICU Unit
Doctors Medical Center - Modesto, CA

Jeff’s compassion and empathy makes him a true hero to his patients and extends beyond the walls of the hospital.

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Wanda Collins and Brenda Jones


Moses Makor

Registered Nurse
Saint Vincent Hospital - Worcester, MA

As a Liberian native, Moses worked with hospital leadership to raise awareness about the growing scale and urgency of the Ebola epidemic. He partnered with the Liberian Association of Worcester County and organized fundraisers and supply drives to help Ebola patients and medical workers.

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Pam Taurence


Jane Miller

Child Life Program Manager
St. Mary's Medical Center - West Palm Beach, FL

Jane created a number of innovative hospital programs to help young patients and their families through hospital treatments.

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Holly Gordon


Delores Minnix

Payroll Coordinator
East Cooper Regional Medical Center - Rock Hill, SC

Delores spearheaded the hospital's green team and numerous other community service programs.

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Paul Marstall


Kirsten Roberts

Staff Nurse
Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital - Detroit, MI

As part of her efforts to reduce re-hospitalizations, Kirsten conducted a study on the impact of supervised exercise among patients with heart failure.

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Karen Breithaupt


Jenny Murray

Nursing Supervisor, NICU
Centennial Medical Center, Frisco, TX

She celebrates with families who have cause for joy and mourns with those whose babies have passed away. It is the families in the latter group for whom Jenny has an especially tender heart, always looking for ways to provide comfort and alleviate grief.

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Kerry Timmins


Beth Davenport

Community Health Screening Manager
Baptist Health System - San Antonio, TX

Beth and her community health screening team screened their 40,000th patient in 2014. Under her leadership, the program's scope has expanded to include a corporate wellness service and developed a reputation for providing accessible care throughout the community.

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Kerry Timmins