NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Tenet Healthcare Corp. ("Tenet" or the "Company") (NYSE: THC) (ISIN: US88033G4073). Investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Tenet and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On October 3, 2016, Tenet disclosed that it would pay $514 million to the federal government and state governments to settle allegations that the Company's hospitals in Georgia and South Carolina paid kickbacks for obstetric referrals. Under the settlement, two Tenet subsidiaries will plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to violate federal kickback laws.
On this news, Tenet's share price fell $0.91, or 4.02%, to close at $21.75 per share on October 3, 2016.
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Robert S. Willoughby
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