Special honor is part of Tenet Healthcare’s annual recognition program
 
March 17th,  2021 – Palmetto General Hospital announced today that Norma Montlaban, Infection Control Preventionist, has been honored by Tenet Healthcare as part of its annual recognition program. Norma has been named a “Tenet Hero” for her incredible contributions in 2020. 
 
The Tenet Heroes program celebrates those individuals who make a meaningful impact within their respective communities that goes above and beyond their daily job responsibilities. Nominated by fellow colleagues, Tenet Heroes exemplify the company’s core values and key tenets of its Community Built on Care.  
 
Norma became the "go to" person for our medical staff, clinicians and patients. They sought her expertise on patient placement, treatment modalities, discharge care, basically all questions related to Covid 19 and the ever changing guidelines from the CDC.  Norma never hesitated to answer questions, always available and ready to share her wealth of knowledge. 
 
“Norma has inspired us through her actions to make a positive and meaningful difference in our community,” said Ana Mederos, Palmetto General Hospital’s, Chief Executive Officer. “We are grateful for Norma efforts, selfless nature and commitment to compassionate care particularly throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and we are proud to work alongside her.”
 
 
About Tenet Healthcare
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 110,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 550 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve. For more information, please visit www.tenethealth.com.