Tenet to Speak at Two Healthcare Investor Conferences in November

Tenet to Speak at Two Healthcare Investor Conferences in November

Tenet Healthcare CorporationRick Black, 469-893-2647orThomas Rice, 469-893-2522

Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) today announced that Trevor Fetter, Tenet’s president and CEO, will speak at the Lazard Capital Markets Healthcare Conference in New York on November 13, 2012 at approximately 9:30 a.m. EST. Tenet’s chief financial officer, Dan Cancelmi, will speak at the Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference in Phoenix on November 15, 2012, at approximately 12:30 p.m. EST.

Tenet’s remarks at both conferences will be available live via webcast. The webcasts may be accessed through the investor relations section of Tenet’s website at . It is suggested that listeners access the audio webcast 10 minutes prior to the beginning of the start time. A replay of the audio webcast will be available on the company’s website for 30 days following the date of the presentation.

Tenet Healthcare Corporation, a leading health care services company, through its subsidiaries operates 49 hospitals, over 100 free-standing outpatient centers and Conifer Health Solutions, a leader in business process solutions for health care providers serving more than 500 hospital and health care entities nationwide. Tenet’s hospitals and related health care facilities are committed to providing high quality care to patients in the communities they serve. For more information, please visit .

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