Keith came into a difficult situation and worked hard to turn the program around, but obviously things went in a different direction. His relationship to this institution goes back many years and includes the glory days of Washington football. We are grateful for his years of service.
Besides the obvious financial impacts, the real consequence to me is that it's caused morale problems for UW Medicine and the university overall, ... It's had a consequential impact on our image, and we need to turn that around.
will keep compliance issues on the front burner permanently so that we don't pay attention to compliance issues just when there is a problem.