Kaiser Patient Blames Heart Attack on Botched Heart Surgery
2-5-2019 01:37:00

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.

Kaiser Staff Choked Anxious Woman, She Claims in Court
2-4-2019 21:31:00

STOCKTON, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser staff choked a woman while giving her an anti-anxiety injection, she claims in San Joaquin County Superior Court.

'Prolonged Neglect and Abuse' Caused Death, Action Claims
1-26-2019 00:21:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – An elderly dependent patient died because his care providers were more focused on financial gain than on providing required levels of care, his daughter claims in a suit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.

Doctors Thought Heart Problem Was Bronchitis, Suit Charges
1-26-2019 00:07:00

TOWSON, Md. (CN) – A man was sent home from the emergency department without proper diagnosis or treatment for his heart problems, and had a stroke two days later due to the lack of timely care, according to his Baltimore County Circuit Court suit.

Untreated Hepatitis Led to Fatal Cancer, Widow Claims
1-24-2019 03:45:00

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (CN) – A man developed fatal liver cancer after Kaiser doctors failed to treat his hepatitis-C, his widow claims in the Circuit Court of Prince George’s County.

Man Fired After He Asked for Protected Leave, He Claims
1-23-2019 17:39:00

MODESTO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired a compliance consultant the same day he asked for a leave of absence to care for his elderly father who had cancer, according to the former employee’s Stanislaus County Superior Court lawsuit.

Surgeons Nicked Artery Forcing Second Surgery, Woman Claims
1-23-2019 17:39:00

FAIRFIELD, Calif. (CN) – A young mother had to endure a second surgery after the original surgery was abandoned due to excessive bleeding the surgeons had caused by nicking an artery, according to her Solano County Superior Court case.

Bosses Said Woman Was “Too Old,” She Claims
1-22-2019 12:14:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser bosses told a woman she was “too old” for a housekeeping position, she claims in Sacramento County Superior Court.

Black Man Fired After Noting Supervisor’s Racism, Suit Claims
1-22-2019 10:53:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – A black worker was fired after he complained of his Hispanic supervisor’s preferential treatment of other Hispanic workers, according to his lawsuit filed in Sacramento County Superior Court.

Botched Spinal Surgery Blamed for Permanent Injury
1-17-2019 01:07:00

PORTLAND, Ore. (CN) -  A man has permanent neurological impairments after a Kaiser surgeon injured his spinal cord during surgery, according to a Multnomah County Circuit Court lawsuit.

Kaiser Owes On-Call Enrollers, PAGA Lawsuit Claims
1-17-2019 00:23:00

     LOS ANGELES – Kaiser stiffed on-call enrollers for wages, breaks and business expenses, a woman alleges in a PAGA lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Employee Not Protected After Supervisor Rape, Suit Claims
1-16-2019 23:56:00

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – A Kaiser supervisor sexually assaulted his charge and then began a campaign of harassment and retaliation to force her to quit, she claims in a San Bernardino Superior Court lawsuit.

Misdiagnosis Left Woman Blind in One Eye, She Claims
1-12-2019 02:51:00

     SAN DIEGO (CN) – A misdiagnosis left a woman blind in one eye, she claims in San Diego County Superior Court.

Kaiser Stiffs Hospital for Millions, Suit Says
1-11-2019 23:59:00

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – Yet another California hospital has sued Kaiser for underpayment of medical care provided to Kaiser plan members, according to a suit filed in San Bernardino County Superior Court.

Kaiser Stiffs Hospital for Plan Member Care, Suit Claims
1-10-2019 23:42:00

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (CN) – Another California hospital sued Kaiser for underpayment of medical care provided to Kaiser plan members, according to a suit filed in Kern County Superior Court.