The University of Toledo Medical Center has asked a state court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a longtime nurse fired by the hospital more than a year ago after her involvement in a surgery that resulted in a kidney intended for transplant being
UTMC’s liability in the case is smaller than a private hospital’s.
Plaintiffs demand judgment against UTMC in excess of $25,000, plus interest.
Program was suspended after botched surgery at UTMC.
Transplant error had put program on hold; first surgery within weeks.
Low survival rate among earlier citations at UTMC.
Dr. Lloyd Jacobs expresses 'great anguish.'