SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser sought a scapegoat after a patient was discharged wearing only a hospital gown and socks, a fired nurse claims in Santa Clara County Superior Court.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (CN) – Despite admitting its own error, Kaiser cancelled a family’s insurance policy and refuses to reinstate it, according to a lawsuit filed in Gwinnett County Superior Court.
DENVER (CN) – A Kaiser supervisor, although black, favored whites and used racial slurs, a fired black woman claims in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser surgeons operated on a patient with no sedative and caused his death, family members claim in their Los Angeles County Superior Court Case.
SALEM, Ore. (CN) – The botched removal of a cancerous ovary caused the aggressive cancer to spread with catastrophic consequences, according to an action filed in Marion County Circuit Court.
SEATTLE (CN) – A Kaiser surgeon bungled an elbow ligament repair, and left the patient with permanent disability, according to a lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court.
GLENDALE, Calif. (CN) – After she complained of years of harassment from her boss, Kaiser fired an older disabled worker when her doctor put her on medical leave, according to a complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SAN DIEGO (CN) – After agreeing that a disabled employee could take additional doctor-ordered breaks to accommodate his condition, Kaiser then placed him on leave and fired him before the leave was over, according to a complaint filed in San Diego County, Central District, Superior Court.
VENTURA, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser underpaid a doctor by over $200,000, he claims in Ventura County Superior Court.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – A Kaiser doctor and two nurses had a mentally impaired elderly patient sign a durable power of attorney in an attempt to get money from her, according to a suit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (CN) – A botched cesarean left a baby with neurological injuries, her parents claim in Placer County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser management retaliated against a medical assistant for helping a co-worker, she claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A Kaiser supervisor retaliated against an employee with disabilities for taking medical leave and then fired her, according to her Los Angeles County Superior Court lawsuit.
HAYWARD, Calif. (CN) – A bungled aortic aneurysm repair caused a week-long heart attack and congestive heart failure, according to a lawsuit filed in Alameda County Superior Court by a previously fit, middle-aged Kaiser patient.
STOCKTON, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser staff choked a woman while giving her an anti-anxiety injection, she claims in San Joaquin County Superior Court.