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Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center Brings Advanced Stroke Care to San Luis Obispo County

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
Jul 2, 2018, 15:32 PM
A specialized group of interventional neurologists has joined the Sierra Vista team to bring endovascular treatment to the Central Coast. With this new service and skilled specialists, emergency air and ambulance transports out of the county may be eliminated and precious time saved.
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San Ramon Regional Medical Center Unveils New 3D Mammography Technology

San Ramon
Jul 2, 2018, 15:29 PM
San Ramon Regional Medical Center in San Ramon, California, is now offering 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening. Breast cancer screening with tomosynthesis, when combined with a conventional 2D mammography, has a 40-percent higher invasive cancer detection rate than conventional 2D mammography alone.
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Founder of Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute First to Use New Limb-Lengthening Technology

Patient with Knee Injury
Jun 20, 2018, 11:29 AM
Dr. Dror Paley, the founder and director of the Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, became the first surgeon in the country to use the PRECICE STRYDE™ system from NuVasive Specialized Orthopedics™ (NSO). This new system aims to provide better outcomes for patients undergoing a limb-lengthening procedure.
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East Cooper Medical Center is the First Tenet Hospital to Use New Spine Robot Technology

Robot Tech
Jun 12, 2018, 17:49 PM
East Cooper Medical Center is the first Tenet hospital to perform minimally invasive robotic spine procedures with the Globus ExcelsiusGPS.
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Tenet Physician Resources Working with American Heart Association and American Medical Association on Target BP™

TPR Target BP
May 29, 2018, 09:28 AM
Tenet Physician Resources (TPR) is teaming up with the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Medical Association (AMA) to participate in their Target BP™ initiative.
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Tenet Hospitals Showcase State-of-the-Art CT Technology

Hospital colleagues with new CT machine
May 17, 2018, 09:26 AM
To remain at the forefront of patient care, Doctors Hospital of Manteca now offers a state-of-the-art 128-Slice Computer Tomography (CT) scanner to residents of Manteca, California and surrounding communities.
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Tenet Hospitals Offer New Breast Cancer Treatment to Reduce Scarring

Hand Holding Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon
May 10, 2018, 10:45 AM
Tenet hospitals in Florida and Texas are expanding options for women diagnosed with breast cancer and facing surgery to treat the disease.
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Doctors Medical Center Expands Cardiology Services with Unique Procedure

DMC Modesto Staff
May 8, 2018, 09:29 AM
Doctors Medical Center (DMC) in Modesto, California, is proud to offer numerous cardiology services to the Central Valley community, allowing residents to stay close to home while receiving treatment.
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Teaching and Supporting Future Tenet Colleagues

Cristo Rey Interns
May 3, 2018, 10:28 AM
At Tenet, we are dedicated to supporting the educational development of high school students across the country.
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Detroit Medical Center First to Use New Stent for Blocked Blood Vessels

dmc physicians
Mar 19, 2018, 18:48 PM
As the most common type of heart disease, coronary heart disease (CHD) kills more than 370,000 people annually. Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is the first Tenet hospital and the first in Michigan to offer patients with CHD a new treatment option for vessels that are difficult to open.
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High School Students Gain Firsthand Knowledge of Health Careers at The Hospitals of Providence

The Hospitals of Providence Student Board of Directors
Mar 13, 2018, 10:00 AM
The future of healthcare depends upon the next generation of providers. In 2015, The Hospitals of Providence started up The Student Board of Directors and invited 20 high school students from the El Paso area Ysleta and Socorro school districts to be part of it.
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Tenet Hospitals Open Hybrid Operating Suites to Enhance Cardiac Care

Delray Medical Center employees in new hybrid OR
Feb 22, 2018, 08:45 AM
By 2035, more than 130 million U.S. adults are projected to have some form of cardiovascular disease, according to the American College of Cardiology. That’s why Tenet is committed to enhancing and developing its cardiac care programs across the country.
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Tenet Throwback: DMC Harper University Hospital Physician Collaborates with General Motors to Create the World’s First Mechanical Heart

DMC First Mechanical Heart
Feb 15, 2018, 08:16 AM
In 1952, Dr. Forest Dodrill, a physician at Detroit Medical Center’s (DMC) Harper University Hospital in Michigan, was faced with the daunting task of performing open-heart surgery on a patient with a failing mitral valve. This surgery was not feasible at the time because a device that could continue pumping blood during the operation did not yet exist.
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Tenet’s Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen Participates in Groundbreaking Stroke Research

Valley Baptist Medical Center
Feb 12, 2018, 14:40 PM
When it comes to treatment for ischemic stroke, physicians have often relied on the saying, “time equals brain” – meaning that the faster a patient receives medical treatment, the greater chance that patient has for a successful recovery.
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Tenet Hospitals Offer More Catheter-Based Procedures as an Alternative to Open-Heart Surgery

Catheter
Feb 12, 2018, 14:38 PM
Tenet hospitals across the country are at the forefront of new treatments and are utilizing the latest technologies to provide high-quality care to our patients.
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Saint Vincent Hospital Offers Latest MRI Technology to Worcester, Massachusetts Community

Saint Vincent Hospital ribbon cutting
Feb 12, 2018, 14:36 PM
For more than 100 years, Tenet’s Saint Vincent Hospital has provided high-quality healthcare to residents of Worcester, Massachusetts and surrounding communities.
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Los Alamitos Medical Center Celebrates First Group of Nursing Residents

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Feb 8, 2018, 10:18 AM
As part of our commitment to providing high-quality, compassionate care to the communities it serves, Tenet offers state-of-the art training to the next generation of healthcare professionals.
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Three Tenet Hospitals Named to Becker’s List of Top Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

Surgical picture
Jan 18, 2018, 09:57 AM
Three Tenet hospitals have been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2017 list of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs.
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Tiny Robot Helps Abrazo Arrowhead Spinal Surgery Patient Regain Active Life

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Dec 21, 2017, 11:45 AM
After eight decades of meeting and beating life’s challenges – including polio – realtor Bev Wilson was not about to accept that nothing could be done about the back pain crippling her lifestyle.
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Baptist Medical Center Utilizes Groundbreaking Program to Treat Babies Born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Baptist Medical Center
Dec 13, 2017, 20:00 PM
A groundbreaking program at Baptist Medical Center (BMC) is changing the model of treatment for moms and their babies born with NAS. The NICU team at BMC has found that keeping moms with their babies and offering them treatment, guidance, support and love, helps moms recover and keeps babies out of the overcrowded foster system.