Lawsuit against DRMC dismissed

By TODD HELBERG City Editor Published:

A lawsuit alleging that several Defiance Clinic anesthetists were unfairly prohibited from working at Defiance Regional Medical Center has been dismissed in Defiance County Common Pleas Court. The suit was filed Oct. 31, 2001, by Fauster-Cameron Inc., as well as certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) Terry Howarth, Douglas Lee, John Yeoman and Kathryn Schwindel Watson against Defiance Regional Medical Center and its managing partner, ProMedica West Physicians, Toledo, and Alan Gardner, MD.