SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser told the family of a sick man a ventilator would be covered under a certain plan, but after they bought the coverage, Kaiser claimed it was not covered, the man claims in San Bernardino County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A woman claims Kaiser fired her after going on medical leave for back problems and asking for an ergonomic chair, in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – After a pharmacy technician was hurt on the job, Kaiser fired her on a pretext, she claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – Reporting an aggressive nurse led to false charges of sexual harassment, a fired patient care technician claims in U.S. Eastern District Court of California.
SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – Despite multiple emergency hospitalizations for severe anorexia, a northern California man was denied a referral for follow up residential treatment under his Kaiser health plan even though his doctors and therapists agreed that was the appropriate level of care for him, according to a federal class action lawsuit filed in San Francisco.
SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and hospital services firm Xanitos will pay $500,000 to settle a class action accusing them of misclassifying employees to pay them less.
FAIRFAX, Va. (CN) – In a $25 million medical malpractice lawsuit, a widow claims her husband died from a nasty infection he got while being treated in a Kaiser emergency room, in Fairfax County Circuit Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A disabled woman claims Kaiser refused to let her on its premises with her service dog, in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (CN) – A former Kaiser nurse claims the company fired him to avoid dealing with patient care, training, and wage problems he brought up, in a complaint filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.
MARTINEZ, Calif. (CN) – A dentist claims he lost his practice because Kaiser improperly diagnosed his leg cramps, in complaint filed in Contra Costa County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A woman claims her husband died from a small bowel obstruction because Kaiser ignored his complaints of stomach pain, in a complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – A woman claims her elderly mother died from starvation because Kaiser did not give her enough food and water for two months, in a complaint filed in Sacramento County Superior Court.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (CN) – A trainee claims she never really got to start her job because Kaiser fired her after she was hospitalized due to illness, in a complaint filed in Orange County Superior Court.
SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – A woman claims Kaiser doctors botched her hip replacement surgery, leaving her severely injured, in San Francisco County Superior Court.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (CN) – A woman claims Kaiser brushed off her complaints of uterine bleeding despite knowing she had a tumor, and it metastasized into lung and liver cancer two years later, in a complaint filed in Orange County Superior Court.