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USPI Gives Back During Season of Gratitude
USPI recently hosted “Season of Gratitude,” a month-long initiative inviting USPI colleagues across the company to participate in activities that demonstrate gratitude for each other and their respective communities. The parameters were to spearhead a project or activity to support a local organization meaningful to their team.
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Tenet Care Fund: rebuilding lives after unexpected hardships
Established in 2010, the Tenet Care Fund is a 501(c) (3) public charity that provides financial assistance to employees who have experienced catastrophic events including natural disasters, extended illnesses and injuries, and unexpected emergencies.
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Meet Ken Sparkman, Tenet's new Senior Director of Sustainability and Energy Management
Ken Sparkman recently joined Tenet from Microsoft, IBM, Apple and many other large companies across technology, oil and gas and aerospace and defense. Read more about his passion for protecting the environment, his views on healthcare as 'beacons of hope' and what he believes are the most important qualities in a leader.
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Honoring Our Veterans & Military Members
At Tenet, we’re proud to call veterans and military members our colleagues, patients, family and friends. As we honor Veterans Day, we salute the tremendous sacrifices that our veteran colleagues and their loved ones have made on behalf of our country.
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Tenet Healthcare's Marie Quintana Highlights the Importance of Cultural Heritage and Transformative Change at the National Association of Latino Healthcare Executives Annual Summit
The National Association of Latino Healthcare Executives (NALHE) held its 4th annual leadership summit, Mapping the Mile-High Health Care Trek, on September 22-23, 2021, in Denver, Colorado.
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Inspiring the Next Generation of Latino Leaders in Healthcare
With Hispanic Heritage Month underway, I am pleased to have the opportunity to share my unique perspective on how we, as Latino leaders, can mentor, support, and inspire future generations in healthcare.
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Proud to Celebrate Pride: Ryan’s Story on Embracing His True, Authentic Self
It brings me so much joy seeing all the supporting rainbows at each and every turn of the building. Friends, colleagues and people I’ve never met are actively posting support messages, having conversations about Pride Month and celebrating their LGBTQ+ friends and family.
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Celebrating Family During Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month: A Letter from Conifer’s Deepali Narula
I think of this month as a time to celebrate family. We should also take this opportunity to raise awareness and talk about everything – the tough topics, but also the happy moments that remind us why we cherish our respective cultures so fervently.
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From Teach For America to Tenet Healthcare
I grew up around role models focused on giving back to the community. My mother was a teacher in underserved areas, so I witnessed early on how education in our country is one of our greatest needs.
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Interview with Tenet Board Member, Meghan M. FitzGerald, DrPH
I started my career working on the Tohono O’odham Indian reservation which sparked an interest in population health and helping groups to live healthy lives. This early experience set me on a path that was equal parts academic and business in nature.
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Interview with Tenet Board Member, Tammy Romo
I joined Southwest Airlines almost 30 years ago. I have held a number of Leadership roles, including before moving up to my current role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2012.
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Interview with Tenet Board Member, Dr. Nadja West
Dr. Nadja West has been a Tenet board member since November 2019. She is a retired Lieutenant General of the U.S. Army, the 44th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army and the former Commanding General of the U.S. Army Medical Command.