Investor FAQs

  1. On March 1, 1995, NME (now Tenet Healthcare Corporation) acquired American Medical Holdings ("AMI"). As result of the acquisition, each share of AMI stock was converted into the right to receive $25.51 per AMI share, $19.00 in cash plus $6.51 of NME stock (0.42 shares x $15.50 per share = $6.51). There is no longer a market for your AMI shares.

    The cash and Tenet stock to which you are entitled was turned over to the appropriate state authorities under the abandoned property laws.

    Please contact the states in which you resided in prior to 1997.

    Alternatively, you can contact our transfer agent, Computershare, as follows:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

  2. Summit Health Ltd. was acquired by OrNda and subsequently acquired by Tenet in January 1997. As a result of the acquisition, each share of Summit stock was converted into the right to receive 0.291195 of a share of Tenet stock and $5.50 in cash. There is no longer a market for your Summit shares.

    The cash and Tenet stock to which you are entitled was turned over to the appropriate state authorities under the abandoned property laws.

    Please contact the states in which you resided in prior to 1997.

    Alternatively, you can contact our transfer agent, Computershare, as follows:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

  3. In January 1997, OrNda was acquired by Tenet Healthcare Corporation. As a result of that acquisition, each share of OrNda was converted into the right to receive 1.35 shares of Tenet stock. There is no longer a market for your OrNda shares.

    The cash and Tenet stock to which you are entitled was turned over to the appropriate state authorities under the abandoned property laws.

    Please contact the states in which you resided in prior to 1997.

    Alternatively, you can contact our transfer agent, Computershare, as follows:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

  4. Yes. On March 1, 1995, NME acquired American Medical Holdings ("AMI") and renamed the combined company Tenet Healthcare Corporation. As a result of the acquisition, each share of AMI stock was converted into the right to receive 0.42 of a share of Tenet stock and $19.00 in cash. There is no longer a market for AMI shares.

  5. NME changed its name to Tenet in 1995, after completing the acquisition of AMI. Your NME certificates are still valid; you are not required to exchange them for Tenet stock certificates. However, we do recommend keeping records up to date. If you choose to exchange your NME certificates for Tenet certificates, you may do so through Computershare. Feel free to contact their customer service department at:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

  6. Tenet has not paid a cash dividend since 1993. Instead, the company reinvests its profits in its hospitals and services. We believe this is the best means to serve our shareholders over the long term.

  7. Please notify Computershare at:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

  8. Tenet Healthcare Corporation stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under stock symbol THC.

  9. Tenet's stock transfer agent is Computershare. Feel free to contact their customer service department at:

    Computershare

    By Regular Mail:

    P.O. Box 30170

    College Station, TX 77842

    By Overnight Delivery:

    211 Quality Circle Suite 210

    College Station, TX 77845

    Telephone (Domestic): 866-229-8416; (International): +1 201-680-6578

    Shareholder website:  www-us.computershare.com/investor

    Shareholder online inquiries:  www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact