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Women’s Medical Center of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center First to Earn Better Bama Babies Designation

Brookwood Baptist Colleagues
May 21, 2019, 09:29 AM
The Women’s Medical Center of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center is the first in the State of Alabama to earn the Better Bama Babies designation. The Better Bama Babies Hospital Recognition Program – facilitated by the Alabama Breastfeeding Committee (ABC) - strives to assist in improving breastfeeding rates in Alabama by providing hospitals the education and support needed to implement and sustain “best practices” in maternity care.
Patient Experience

St. Mary’s Hospital First in Arizona to Offer New Procedure for Dialysis Patients

St Mary's Hospital Colleagues
May 21, 2019, 09:22 AM
Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital is the first in Arizona to offer a new nonsurgical procedure to prepare kidney failure patients for dialysis treatment. The WavelinQ system uses radio frequency to create an arteriovenous fistula, an important step in creating an access point for dialysis treatment.
Quality & Safety

The Hospitals of Providence East Campus Achieves Level III Trauma Center Designation

THOP East Campus
May 9, 2019, 13:07 PM
The Hospitals of Providence East Campus in El Paso, Texas, has been designated as an Advanced Level III Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health Services. This designation was awarded after East Campus showcased its commitment to accept a higher acuity of trauma patients, properly intervene and implement care.
Living Our Mission

Northeast Baptist Hospital Selected as Center of Excellence Provider of Bariatric and Orthopedic Surgeries for Employers Across the Country

Northeast Baptist Hospital Photo
Apr 23, 2019, 14:21 PM
Northeast Baptist Hospital has been selected as a Center of Excellence (COE) for joint replacement and bariatric surgery by the Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH) for Employer Center of Excellence Network (ECEN) members.
Living Our Mission

Tenet Continues to Activate Community Built on Care Campaigns Across its Markets

Community Built on Heart
Apr 23, 2019, 12:36 PM
Through integration of videos, website creative, brochures, photos on hospital walls and more, CBOC is continuing to spread not only to our hospitals, but to our urgent care facilities and TPR efforts as well.
Patient Experience

New Procedure at Doctors Medical Center Reduces Risk of Stroke for AFib Patients

Watchman cardiology team at Doctors Medical Center
Apr 23, 2019, 12:32 PM
Cardiologists at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, California, performed the hospital’s first implant of the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure device on a patient with atrial fibrillation (AFib).
Health Awareness

Tenet Colleagues Raise Awareness about Colon Cancer

Colleagues Supporting Colon Cancer Awareness
Apr 23, 2019, 12:23 PM
In recognition of National Colon Cancer Awareness Month in March, Tenet colleagues raised awareness of the disease within their communities across the country.
Quality & Safety

Coastal Carolina Hospital Receives First Chest Pain Certification

Coastal Carolina Hospital Colleagues
Apr 23, 2019, 12:18 PM
Coastal Carolina Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for its Chest Pain Program. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.
Living Our Mission

Detroit Medical Center and Meharry Medical College Expand Training Affiliation

Meharry Medical College Student
Apr 23, 2019, 12:03 PM
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and Meharry Medical College (MMC) based in Nashville, Tennessee, announced the expansion of their affiliation to provide additional medical education and training for Meharry students in the Metro Detroit area. This new, two-year agreement will increase the number of medical students across all DMC hospitals.
Growing Our Business

Abrazo Community Health Network Announces Second Micro-Hospital

Abrazo Surprise Hospital
Apr 4, 2019, 10:35 AM
Abrazo Community Health Network will construct a new micro-hospital in Surprise, Arizona, expected to open in spring 2020. A similar facility, Abrazo Mesa Hospital, is opening this summer in Mesa, Arizona.
Patient Experience

Detroit Medical Center Increasing Treatment Options for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Yevgeniy Rits
Mar 27, 2019, 11:30 AM
Vascular surgeon Yevgeniy Rits, M.D., is the first physician in Michigan to perform a new endovascular procedure for patients with chronic kidney disease.
Living Our Mission

Tenet Employees Bring Community Built on Care Marketing Campaigns to Life

Marsha Jordan
Mar 27, 2019, 10:54 AM
In November 2018, we began launching a new innovative company-wide campaign called the Community Built on Care. This campaign is individually tailored in each of our 20 hospital markets to reach consumers with relevant and meaningful messages, starting with the Detroit Medical Center.
Living Our Mission

Tenet, USPI and Conifer Kick Off National Volunteer Month

Team Tenet Volunteer
Mar 27, 2019, 10:45 AM
The Dallas corporate offices of Tenet, USPI and Conifer will celebrate National Volunteer Month in April with nine employee service projects, benefiting five non-profit community organizations. The goal is to provide 1,000 hours of volunteer service during the month.
Living Our Mission

Abrazo Community Health Network Hosts Arizona Industry Fellows Healthcare Day

Abrazo Community Health Network Colleagues with Arizona Industry Fellows
Mar 13, 2019, 10:29 AM
Abrazo Community Health Network hosted a day-long session on healthcare for Arizona Industry Fellows, a non-partisan group supported by the Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Our People

Tenet Leaders Recognized in National List of African American Leaders in Healthcare to Know

Tenet Leaders on Becker's List
Mar 6, 2019, 14:15 PM
Eighteen Tenet leaders have been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2019 list of 68 African American Leaders in Healthcare.
Patient Experience

Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen is One of First in Texas to Use Surpass Streamline Flow Diverter to Treat Aneurysms

Valley Baptist Medical Center Operating Room
Mar 6, 2019, 13:54 PM
Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen offers a new way to treat a patient for a cerebral aneurysm, using the Surpass Streamline Flow Diverter device.
Patient Experience

Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis Celebrates New Family Birthing Center

Saint Francis Hospital Colleagues at Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
Mar 6, 2019, 13:51 PM
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis is proud to debut its newly renovated Family Birthing Center. This facility provides an exceptional experience for expectant mothers and families.
Health Awareness

Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital Hosts National Heart Symposium

2019 Abrazo Heart Forum Physician QA
Feb 27, 2019, 09:02 AM
Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital took center stage during Heart Month as physicians and caregivers from across the country attended Tenet Healthcare’s national symposium on advances in cardiovascular care, as well as presenting the “Embrace Your Heart” community health education event.
Our People

Modern Healthcare Names Sally Hurt-Deitch as one of its 2019 Women Leaders to Watch

Sally Hurt-Deitch
Feb 27, 2019, 08:46 AM
Sally Hurt-Deitch, Tenet Healthcare’s Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President, Patient Care Services, was named as one of 10 Women Leaders to Watch by Modern Healthcare. This is the second time Sally has received this honor.
Patient Experience

Doctors Medical Center Offers New Program for Mental Health Patients

Doctors Medical Center Colleagues
Feb 27, 2019, 08:43 AM
Doctors Behavioral Health Center, an affiliate of Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, California, now offers a new comprehensive, short-term outpatient therapy program for patients with mental health issues. It is the only hospital in the area to offer this type of program.