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December 2016  

Meet Tenet's New Chief Medicial Officer, Tavi

Octavio J. “Tavi” Diaz

Octavio “Tavi” Diaz, M.D. was appointed Chief Medical officer at Tenet Healthcare Corporation. Diaz, who has almost three decades of clinical experience and 16 years of executive healthcare leadership, will be in charge of improving the safety and quality of care provided throughout Tenet’s network of 79 hospitals and affiliated facilities. Diaz received his medical degree from the University of Illinois and started his career with Tenet in 2004, after he completed his Master of Public Health degree from Boston University. View profile ↓

 

From Medical Director to Chief Medical Officer

Dennis Sands

OSF Saint Anthony’s Health Center appointed Dennis Sands, M.D. as its new Vice President and Chief Medical Officer. Sands is now responsible for making sure clinical quality is meeting a patient’s health care needs. Sands was previously Medical Director of the Women and Children’s Clinical Services Unit at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin for five years, after completing his Master of Business Administration in 2011. View profile ↓


 
 


Dr. Octavio J. "Tavi" Diaz, MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer

Tenet Healthcare Corporation

P.O. Box 809088, Dallas, TX 75380-9088

Tel: (469) 893-2200

Fax: (469) 893-8600

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Leadership® People ID 2013571381

Positions

 

Chief Medical Officer, Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Start Date: 2016

Reports to: J. Eric Evans, President, Hospital Operations, Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Location:

1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 1400, Dallas, TX 75202-2703 
P.O. Box 809088, Dallas, TX 75380-9088 
Tel: (469) 893-2200
Fax: (469) 893-8600

 

 

Bio

 

Education: UMass (Amherst) 1981 BS; Illinois 1987 MD; Boston U 2003 MPH

 

 

Career History

 

Chief Medical Officer, St. Vincent Hospital (2008-2013)

 

Chief, Emergency Department, St. Vincent Hospital (2004-2008)

 

 

Dr. Dennis Sands, MD

Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

5666 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108

Tel: (815) 226-2000

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Leadership® People ID 2018240032

Positions

 

Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Start Date: 2016

Location:

5666 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108 
Tel: (815) 226-2000

 

 

Bio

 

Education: Cincinnati 1995 MD; Marquette 2011 MBA

 

 

Career History

 

Medicial Director, Women and Children's CSU, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital (2011-2016)