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Tenet Hospitals Offer Extra Layer of Care with Obstetric Hospitalist Programs

Baby at St. Luke's Baptist Hospital
Apr 17, 2018, 10:46 AM
Through an obstetric (OB) hospitalist program, Tenet hospitals across the country are making sure new moms receive an extra layer of care and safety when their bundles of joy arrive.
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The Hospitals of Providence Enlists Registered Nurse to Serve as Resource to Military Service Members and Veterans

Brandi Mangan
Apr 17, 2018, 10:42 AM
With more than 35,000 active duty and retired military members residing in Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, The Hospitals of Providence (THOP) is committed serving this community and enlisting essential resources to meet their needs.
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Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital Celebrates 30 Years of Building Stronger Hearts and Lungs in Tucson, Arizona

Carondelet St Joseph's Hospital
Apr 12, 2018, 10:38 AM
Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tucson, Arizona, is celebrating 30 years of helping patients recover from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). The program began in 1987, adding to the hospital’s already established cardiac rehabilitation program, which began in 1974. This was the first in Arizona and first of its kind west of Mississippi.
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Tenet’s Corporate Office Kicks off National Volunteer Month

Apr 5, 2018, 08:11 AM
As part of Tenet’s mission to help people live happier, healthier lives, colleagues at the Corporate Office in Dallas kicked off National Volunteer Month by serving at the Visiting Nurses Association (VNA). The VNA is known for its Meals on Wheels program, which provides hot, nutritious, freshly-prepared meals to Dallas County residents who cannot provide for themselves due to illness, advanced age or disability.
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MetroWest Medical Center’s “Heartbeat in a Bottle” Initiative Offers Comfort to Grieving Families

Copy of an EKG in a bottle
Apr 3, 2018, 09:11 AM
Experiencing the loss of a loved one can be difficult for anyone to endure. The nurses at MetroWest Medical Center in Massachusetts are helping families cope through its “Heartbeat in a Bottle” initiative, which gives families a printed copy of their loved one’s electrocardiogram (EKG) in a clear bottle.
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DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan Collaborates with TEACH to Engage Young Patients

Volunteers from the TEACH Organization
Apr 3, 2018, 08:59 AM
With a mission to improve the health and wellbeing of all children and their communities, DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan is the second hospital in the state to team up with TEACH (Together Educating All Children in Hospitals), a non-profit organization that gives hospitalized children the opportunity to passionately engage with sciences through the medium of fun, interactive experiments.
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Happy National Puppy Day from Tenet Hospitals’ Therapy Dogs

National Puppy Day
Mar 27, 2018, 09:39 AM
In celebration of National Puppy Day on March 23, Tenet hospitals threw the spotlight on its therapy dogs, including Zane, a standard poodle and Molly, a golden retriever.
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Hearts in the Himalayas: Abrazo Community Health Network Colleagues Bring Treatment to Tibet

Abrazo Community Health Network
Mar 21, 2018, 16:00 PM
The fight against disease goes on daily inside hospital walls, but Tenet colleagues also fight the battle in underserved communities across the world.
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Leaders at United Surgical Partners International Build Bikes for Children with Spokes for Hope

Mar 20, 2018, 09:08 AM
United Surgical Partners International (USPI) is committed to caring for every patient and their family as if they were our own. With a mission to extend this compassionate care to the community, USPI leaders participated in a charity bike build through the non-profit organization, Spokes for Hope, during their USPI Vice Presidents Meeting.
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Doctors Medical Center in Modesto Promotes Early Literacy

DMC Modesto Dr Suess
Mar 15, 2018, 08:20 AM
In addition to their dedication to providing the finest medical care for the Stanislaus County community, Doctors Medical Center (DMC) in Modesto, California, is committed to the educational development of the next generation.
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Baptist Health System Pastoral Director’s Music Brings Joy to Patients and Colleagues

Baptist Health System
Mar 15, 2018, 08:10 AM
From the excitement of a newborn to grief for an ailing loved one, a hospital is home to a wide range of emotions expressed by both patients and healthcare workers. One employee at Baptist Health System (BHS) in San Antonio, Texas, is taking his vocation a step further to help relieve the stresses and spread joy.
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North Central Baptist Hospital Honors Local Coaches for Lifesaving Actions

North Central Baptist Hospital Colleagues Honor Local Coaches
Feb 28, 2018, 11:19 AM
North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas, recently honored Reagan High School coaching staff for their quick action that saved the life of a 17-year-old student when he collapsed after basketball practice. Kaeyel Moore’s heart had stopped.
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Bride and Groom Say Their Vows in the Tenet Hospital That Saved Groom’s Life

El Paso Bride and Groom
Feb 15, 2018, 08:18 AM
Thirty-seven-year-old special education teacher Robert Valdez was taken to The Hospitals of Providence (THOP) East Campus in El Paso, Texas, after suffering a massive stoke. Once stabilized, he was transferred to THOP Sierra Campus for care, which is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission.
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Tenet's Mission Trail Baptist Hospital Launches New Program for Diabetes Patients

Feb 1, 2018, 10:45 AM
All Tenet hospitals in San Antonio, Texas, currently offer diabetes education to patients. In addition, Mission Trail Baptist Hospital recently established a unique Amputation Prevention Program (APP).
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Abrazo West Campus ICU Nurses Arrange a Surprise Visit to Lift the Spirits of a Patient

Chance Britain with sister and nurses
Jan 23, 2018, 09:02 AM
To lift the spirits of their critically injured 17-year-old patient, intensive care unit (ICU) nurses at Abrazo West Campus in Good Year, Arizona, helped arrange a surprise hospital visit with his beloved horse, Roany.
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DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan Supports Patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

Jan 11, 2018, 09:40 AM
Like many kids her age, Claire, a vivacious 13 year old from St. Clair Shores, Michigan, loved to be active. However, she was diagnosed with arteriovenous malformation (AVM) of the cervical spine at Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Children’s Hospital of Michigan, which is a rare, abnormal tangle of blood vessels in or near the spinal cord. The condition can lead to numerous conditions, including hemorrhaging, weakness, problems with balance and coordination.
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Tenet Hosts National Blood Drive for Disaster Relief

Blood Drive
Nov 8, 2017, 17:13 PM
In August and September of 2017, our country experienced unprecedented natural disasters with Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, followed by devastating fires in California and the horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas. In response to these disasters and the ensuing blood shortage, Tenet launched its first National Blood Drive to help replenish our nation’s blood supply.
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Delray Medical Center Volunteer Embodies True Spirit of Tenet in Midst of Devastating Storms

Oct 9, 2017, 13:11 PM
In September, Hurricane Irma impacted Tenet’s Florida hospitals, including Delray Medical Center in Delray Beach. It is during these times, our staff shows true courage, including some of our veteran volunteers.
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Tenet Employees Rally to Respond to Recent Hurricanes

Sep 28, 2017, 15:47 PM
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma recently hit the Texas and Florida coastlines, leaving vast devastation in their wake. Tenet, which has hospitals in Florida and has operations through both Conifer Health and USPI in Houston and along the Gulf Coast, has rallied its colleagues together to support disaster relief efforts to the impacted communities and each other in need.
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Detroit Medical Center Initiates D.L.I.V.E. Program to Help Victims of Violence

Detroit Life Is Valuable Everyday
Sep 27, 2017, 09:04 AM
As a premier healthcare system in the Detroit community, Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is dedicated to providing quality care and resources to builder a safer community.