Colorado Kaiser Workers Vote to Join Impending Strike
9-12-2019 23:54:00

DENVER (CN) – More than 3,000 Colorado health care workers employed by Kaiser Permanente voted to strike Wednesday, joining a coalition of 80,000 employees demanding better worker conditions.

New Boss Refused to Accommodate, Fired Director Claims
9-12-2019 21:24:00

LOS ANGELES (CN) – A new boss refused disability accommodations for a director's back and neck problems, the fired employee claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Kaiser Did Not Diagnose New Mom’s Kidney Disease, Couple Claims
9-12-2019 18:20:00

PORTLAND, Ore. (CN) – Kaiser did not diagnose a new mother’s serious kidney disease, she and her husband claim in Multnomah County Circuit Court, seeking $58.1 million.

Acupuncturist Improperly Touched & Exposed Woman, She Claims
7-27-2019 03:34:00

LOS ANGELES (CN) – An acupuncturist at a Kaiser-contracted clinic touched a patient inappropriately and pulled her pants down, put a needle in her back and left the treatment room door open with a bright light focused on her private areas, she claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Diabetic Lab Tech Fired While on Modified Duty, Action Asserts
7-9-2019 17:25:00

LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser fired a lab assistant who was constantly harassed by her supervisor for taking time off for her health needs, according to an action filed in Sacramento County Superior Court.

Worker Blames Firing on Complaints of Bosses’ Policy Violations
7-9-2019 16:26:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired an older office worker who complained that her managers were not disciplined for violations of Kaiser’s policies, according to an action filed in Riverside County Superior Court.

Nurse Blames Firing on Complaints of Overload, Action Alleges
7-9-2019 16:01:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired an assistant department manager after she made protected complaints of unsafe working conditions and medical practices, according to an action filed in San Diego County Superior Court.

Grieving Daughters Blame Kaiser for Overdose
7-5-2019 23:45:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – A woman died of an overdose while her doctor was on probation for overprescribing opiates, her daughters claim in Riverside County Superior Court.

Prisoner Forcibly Medicated Without Court Order, He Alleges
6-28-2019 19:35:00

OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser staff conspired with police to illegally force antipsychotic medication on a prisoner, according to a suit filed in Alameda Superior Court.

Buggy Website Cheats Spouse of Life Ins., Action Alleges
6-27-2019 20:11:00

ALAMEDA, Calif. (CN) – Despite a long record of consistent beneficiary designation, a Kaiser employee’s spouse is being cheated out of his wife’s life insurance due to a buggy internet portal, according to an action filed in Alameda County Superior Court.

Inept Treatment Causes Doctor’s Death, Suit Claims
6-27-2019 18:59:00

SPOKANE, Wash. (CN) – A Kaiser doctor did not act to appropriately stop a patient’s internal bleeding, according to an action filed in Spokane County Superior Court.

Suit Claims Baby Brain-Damaged by Inadequately-Treated Virus
6-21-2019 04:27:00

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (CN) – A newborn baby was left with brain damage after Kaiser inadequately treated a herpes infection, her guardian ad litem claims in Placer County Superior Court.

Eye Pressure Surgery Results in Blindness, Action Alleges
6-21-2019 04:01:00

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – A glaucoma patient lost sight in his eye after his doctor convinced him to have surgery to alleviate pressure without providing disclosure of the possible side effects, according to an action filed in San Francisco County Superior Court.

Kaiser Forces Out Disabled Project Manager, Suit Claims
6-21-2019 03:56:00

LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser fired a project manager rather than engage in an interactive process and provide accommodations for his disability, according to a complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Kaiser Secretary Fired While on Medical Leave, Action Alleges
6-21-2019 03:32:00

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired a secretary while she was on medical leave for work-induced depression, according to an action filed in San Bernardino Superior Court.