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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser bosses told a woman she was “too old” for a housekeeping position, she claims in Sacramento County Superior Court.
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.
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.
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.
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.
SAN DIEGO (CN) – A misdiagnosis left a woman blind in one eye, she claims in San Diego County Superior Court.
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.
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.