Conifer Health Solutions, a leader in healthcare business process management services, announced Allen Hobbs has been named Chief Client Officer. In his new role, he will serve on the company’s Executive Team and lead development of the company’s growth strategies, as well as drive business plans and initiatives within the sales, client management and marketing organizations. “Allen is an established industry leader with a broad background and exceptional vision,” said Conifer Health Solutions President and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Mooney. “With the incredible expansion Conifer Health has seen over the last year, we wanted to secure an experienced leader to help foster the new client relationships we have developed and to chart the organization’s strategic growth. Our business is all about providing hospitals and healthcare entities with the foundation for better care, and we’re excited to have someone with Allen’s 30 years of experience, expertise and passion for excellence helping lead the way.” Hobbs comes to Conifer Health with vast knowledge of the healthcare industry. He has held leadership roles vital to sales, client management, operations and strategy for companies providing outsourced services to healthcare organizations since 1980. Most recently, he served as President of Sales, Client Management and Field Operations Support for MedAssets. Before that, he was an Executive Vice President at OSI Systems. Hobbs earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Georgia. About Conifer Health Solutions Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management, patient communications, and value-based care solutions, we empower healthcare decision makers -- hospitals, health systems, physicians, employers, and payers -- to better connect every point of patient engagement. Conifer Health processes 10 million patient accounts annually, manages $21 billion in annual patient revenue, and provides technology and health management services to support care management for more than three million lives. For more information, call 1-877-CONIFER or visit www.coniferhealth.com. Conifer Health Solutions, LLC, is a subsidiary of Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC). Some of the statements in this release may constitute forward-looking statements. Such statements are based on our current expectations and could be affected by numerous factors and are subject to various risks and uncertainties, certain of which are discussed in Tenet’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended Dec. 31, 2012, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and periodic reports on Form 8-K. Do not rely on any forward-looking statement, as we cannot predict or control many of the factors that ultimately may affect our ability to achieve the results estimated. We make no promise to update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of changes in underlying factors, new information, future events or otherwise.