Kaiser Engages in Medi-Cal “Balance-Billing,” Suit Claims
4-8-2019 22:42:00

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – A woman’s credit was ruined and she was unable to secure a mortgage loan due to Kaiser’s illegal debt-collection practices, according to her class action suit filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in the San Francisco Division.

Sickened by Mold, Fired for Complaining, Worker Alleges
4-2-2019 01:11:00

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired a nurse who complained that workplace exposure to toxic mold was making employees and patients sick, according to her suit filed in San Bernardino Superior Court.

Not Much Protection From Snoopy Nurse, Worker Claims
4-2-2019 00:07:00

LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser did not adequately protect a woman when a nurse snooped through her family’s medical records, she claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Kaiser Missed Developing Cancer, Lawsuit Claims
3-28-2019 00:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – Despite a series of pap smears, Kaiser’s technicians did not find a patient’s cervical cancer until it was Stage IV, according to her Sacramento County Superior Court lawsuit.

Kaiser Allegedly Colluded to Discredit a Malpractice Action
3-26-2019 00:17:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – A Kaiser doctor changed medical records to protect herself from litigation, according to a suit filed in Sacramento County Superior Court.

Neglectful After-Surgery Care Caused Death, Action Alleges
3-25-2019 23:57:00

ROCKVILLE, Md. (CN) – A man who had surgery for kidney stones died from pressure ulcers due to neglect, according to a lawsuit filed by his family in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland.

Kaiser Made False Promises & Didn't Accommodate, Suit Claims
3-22-2019 23:59:00

OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser broke verbal promises made to a therapist being recruited for a new program, thereby causing so much work-related stress that his disability flared up, which led to his firing because Kaiser would not provide accommodations, according to his suit filed in Alameda County Superior Court.

Doctor & Boss Raped Nurse Repeatedly, Suit Alleges
3-22-2019 23:20:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – A former Kaiser employee filed a lawsuit in Sacramento County Superior Court claiming that her doctor, who was also her supervisor, repeatedly raped her. 

Schedule Accommodation for Autistic Son Cancelled, Mom Claims
3-22-2019 22:55:00

     LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser denied a schedule accommodation it had provided for 13 years, the mother of an autistic son claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Disabled Employee Claims She Was Forced to Resign
3-22-2019 21:37:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser forced out an employee who has cancer and fibromyalgia instead of allowing her to reduce her hours to accommodate her health needs, according to her lawsuit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.

Kaiser Edges Out Competition by Stiffing Workers, Suit Claims
3-21-2019 21:24:00

OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser’s pattern and practice of shorting hourly employees on their breaks and wages gives them an unfair competitive edge, according to a Labor Code class action filed in Alameda County Superior Court.

Kaiser Illegally Fired Disabled Nurse, Action Alleges
3-21-2019 09:26:00

FAIRFIELD, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser placed a disabled nurse on “industrial leave” and then fired her instead of providing accommodations, according to her lawsuit filed in Solano County Superior Court.

Kaiser Sanctioned Retaliation on Whistleblower, Action Alleges
3-18-2019 21:58:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – A plant engineer was threatened, assaulted and fired in retaliation for blowing the whistle on supervisors, and Kaiser did not keep the reports confidential and did nothing to protect him, according to a lawsuit filed in Riverside County Superior Court.

Kaiser Did Not Accommodate Lactating Mother, She Claims
3-15-2019 21:46:00

SAN DIEGO (CN) – Kaiser management did not accommodate a new mother’s lactation needs, she claims in San Diego County Superior Court.

Suit Claims Doctor Inseminated Patient With His Own Sperm
By Matthew Renda
3-15-2019 17:37:00

(CN) – A California mother and daughter filed suit against a Sacramento doctor in state court on Tuesday, saying he artificially inseminated the mother with his own semen without permission and then performed gynecological exams on his own daughter unbeknownst to her for years.