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Garthwaite Quits County Health Agency
Los Angeles Times Wed, 30 Nov 2005
Battered by budget problems, politicians and King/Drew woes since taking the post in 2002, he leaves a job that may be difficult to fill.
County health chief resigns
L.A. Daily News Wed, 30 Nov 2005
Dr. Thomas Garthwaite, the embattled head of Los Angeles County's troubled health department, resigned Tuesday and said he will become chief medical officer at Catholic Health Care East in Pennsylvania.
County health department chief calls it quits
Daily Breeze Wed, 30 Nov 2005
As King-Drew Medical Center faces a critical inspection, the controversial executive takes a new job.