Kaiser Gave Misleading Coverage Information, Sick Man Claims
6-16-2017 01:15:00

     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.

Ergonomic Chair Request Got Injured Worker Canned, She Claims
6-16-2017 01:15:00

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.

Kaiser Fired Injured Pharmacy Technician, She Claims
6-16-2017 01:15:00

     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.

Sexual Harassment Claim Was Retaliatory, Fired Man Claims
6-16-2017 01:15:00

     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.

Kaiser Refused Residential Treatment, Anorexic Man Says
5-10-2017 00:00:00

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.

Kaiser, Xanitos Settle Hospital Housekeepers’ Claims for $500K
5-1-2017 21:08:00

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.

Man Dies of Infection After Colonoscopy, Widow Claims
5-1-2017 21:08:00

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.

Securitas & Kaiser Blamed for Worsened PTSD
5-1-2017 20:46:00

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.

Concern Over Safety Gets Nurse Berated and Canned, He Claims
5-1-2017 20:43:00

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.

Dentist Lost His Practice After Wrong Diagnosis, He Says
5-1-2017 20:43:00

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.

Elderly Man Dies When Kaiser Misses Blocked Bowel, Widow Claims
4-21-2017 00:33:00

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.

Daughter Claims Hospice Let Mom Starve To Death
4-20-2017 22:29:00

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.

Fired for Illness, Trainee Says
4-19-2017 22:23:00

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.

Kaiser Botched Woman’s Hip Surgery, She Claims
4-19-2017 21:06:00

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – A woman claims Kaiser doctors botched her hip replacement surgery, leaving her severely injured, in San Francisco County Superior Court.

Woman Claims She Got Cancer After Kaiser Ignored Her Tumor
4-10-2017 22:15:00

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.