OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) – After an employee became totally disabled, Kaiser refused to pay her disability and fired her when she could not do her job, the woman claims in Federal Court.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (CN) – An elderly woman claims Kaiser doctors damaged her cornea during a botched cataract removal surgery, in San Bernardino County Superior Court.
BALTIMORE, Maryland (CN) – A diabetic man claims he had to have his leg amputated above the knee because Kaiser doctors did not properly treat a wound on his foot, in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A Lebanese man claims he could not get promoted because his East Indian supervisor packed his department with East Indian employees, in Los Angeles County Superior Court Central District.
PORTLAND, Ore. (CN) - A man seeks $2.2 million in Multnomah County Circuit Court, claiming botched post-surgical care left him with nerve damage in his hand.
MARTINEZ, Calif. (CN) - A woman did not expect a metal device to be on the toilet bowl, she claims in Contra Costa County Superior Court.
OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) - Kaiser systematically discriminates against black employees and retaliates when they complain, a black woman claims in Alameda County Superior Court.
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (CN) – A man who underwent surgery to remove a Medtronic device that aids in urination claims Kaiser doctors implanted another one instead, in Solano County Superior Court.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser fired a nurse after she had bariatric surgery because her medications made her drowsy at work, the nurse claims in Riverside County Superior Court.
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (CN) – A child had to have unnecessary procedures because Kaiser doctors misdiagnosed the source of his nose bleed, his dad claims in Placer County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser fired its oldest podiatrist after he brought up safety issues caused by understaffing, the doctor claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser refuses to reimburse a hospital over $800,000 for treating its patients, the hospital claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
STOCKTON, Calif. (CN) – A woman experienced “temporary death” when doctors did not treat her chest pain quickly enough, she claims in San Joaquin County Superior Court.
By Barbara Wallace
SACRAMENTO (CN) — A Kaiser hospital offered no help to a woman whose mentally ill husband was its patient, and refused to help her too after he nearly strangled her to death, she claims in a lawsuit against the healthcare giant.
SAN DIEGO (CN) – A pregnant woman miscarried after slipping on a substance leaking from a hand sanitizer dispenser, the woman claims in San Diego County Superior Court.