Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) has completed the sale of its two North Carolina hospitals and related operations to Duke LifePoint Healthcare. Tenet and Duke LifePoint previously announced the planned sale on November 3, 2015.

The facilities included in the sale are the 137-bed Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford and the 355-bed Frye Regional Medical Center in Hickory, as well as 19 physician practices.

About Tenet Healthcare

Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with more than 130,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International (USPI), the company operates 84 general acute care hospitals, 20 short-stay surgical hospitals and over 440 outpatient centers in the United States, as well as nine facilities in the United Kingdom. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks (IDN), physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans. For more information, please visit www.tenethealth.com.

The terms "THC", "Tenet Healthcare Corporation", "the company", "we", "us" or "our" refer to Tenet Healthcare Corporation or one or more of its subsidiaries or affiliates as applicable.

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