Tenet board member resigns after confirmation as US defense secretary

Retired four-star Army Gen. Lloyd Austin resigned as a member of Tenet Healthcare's board of directors Jan. 22 after his confirmation by the U.S. Senate as defense secretary, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  

Tenet's filing stated that the resignation "did not result from any disagreement with the company or the board."

With the general's resignation, the Dallas-based company now has 11 members on its board.

Mr. Austin was confirmed as the first Black defense secretary in the nation's history Jan. 22, according to NPR


More articles on leadership and management:
North Carolina health system CEO apologizes for COVID-19 vaccine sign-up problems
What Dr. Rochelle Walensky said on her first day as CDC director
3 healthcare executive actions expected from Biden this week 

Copyright © 2022 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.


Featured Whitepapers

Featured Webinars