Lauber, who was the hospital’s only Diné physician on staff and chief of staff on the board, said his firing has made it virtually impossible for him to apply for any job at RMCH.
“That means that I couldn’t apply as the CEO or any other jobs,” he said. “And this is my home. And this man from Kansas City is telling me that I could never ever apply back in this area again.
“What an insult,” he said. “I had all my Navajo patients.”