Tenet Healthcare Corporation : Tenet Names Daniel R. Waldmann SVP of Public Affairs
05/14/2012| 09:05am US/Eastern
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) today announced that Daniel R.
Waldmann, 44, has been named senior vice president of public affairs. In
this new role reporting to Tenet's president and CEO, Waldmann will
oversee the company's public affairs, government relations and
"Dan has exhibited strong leadership in both our organization and our
industry. He has successfully led our government relations efforts and
provided sound guidance at a time when government health care programs
and regulatory policies have been rapidly changing," said Trevor Fetter,
Tenet's president and CEO. "We are excited to have him move into this
expanded role for the company."
Waldmann has been vice president of government relations at Tenet since
2005, directing government relations activities at the local, state and
federal levels. He served as Tenet's principal representative in
Washington, D.C. before relocating to the company headquarters in 2010.
Prior to joining Tenet, Waldmann served as director of federal affairs
and reimbursement for Johnson & Johnson Inc., where he managed the
company's advocacy efforts on Medicare reimbursement and other health
policy issues. Previously, he was an independent consultant and provided
counsel and advocacy for a wide variety of clients in the health care
Waldmann received his law degree cum laude in 1994 from The George
Washington University National Law Center. He holds a bachelor's degree
in international studies from the University of Dayton and currently
serves on the Dallas Regional Chamber Board of Advisors. He is also a
former board member of the Federation of American Hospitals and a member
of the 2011 class of Leadership Dallas.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation, a leading health care services company,
through its subsidiaries operates 50 hospitals, over 100 free-standing
outpatient centers and Conifer Health Solutions, a leader in business
process solutions for health care providers that serves more than 300
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 www.tenethealth.com.
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