John Pellini

John Pellini – Victim of Kaiser Permanente – Hayward, California He served our country during WWII.  He raised a family.  He worked hard all of his life and he trusted his medical HMO – Kaiser Permanente.  One morning he placed his foot up on his bed to tie his shoelaces and a pain in his […]

Kendall Shaw

Mom of injured baby wants answers from Kaiser Roseville This article has been mirrored here for historical purposes from: 11, 2011ROSEVILLE, CA – An infant’s foot was injured when the nurses at Kaiser Permanente in Roseville were on strike and the child’s mother wants to know how it happened. Kendall Shaw, was born 13 weeks prematurely […]

James Adams

The doctors and nurses and empoyees of Kaiser Permanente are FIENDS FROM HELL!!! – The James Adams Story. “One Spring morning in 1993 Lamona Adams took her six-month-old son, James, to a Kaiser Permanente medical office in suburban Atlanta.  A doctor prescribed medication for an upper-respiratory infection.  By 3:50 the next morning, however, the […]

184 Patient HMO Horror Stories

184 Patient HMO Horror Stories (The List of Cases Continues to Grow) This web page was retrieved from the Internet Archive – The material saved for historical purposes from:  This web site is no longer in existence.  There are 184 HMO, not all Kaiser patient horror stories on this web page.  The following […]

1. Margaret Utterback

Heal Your HMO – Part 2 Aired: November 26, 1996  According to consumer surveys, 85 percent of Kaiser Permanente’s health plan members say they’re satisfied with their health care. This is one of the highest approval ratings in the HMO industry. But not everybody’s happy. And when some people complain about life and death issues, Kaiser […]

Carol Ann Reyes

Homeless Dumping Case Settled LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2007 – On Tuesday, City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo and Kaiser Permanente announced a settlement over the alleged dumping of a homeless patient on downtown’s Skid Row. Back in November, Kaiser was charged for alleging false imprisonment and dependent adult endangerment stemming from Kaiser’s handling of an elderly […]

Bennett Children – 2nd story

Story from: Kaiser rejects costly treatment for sick children The HMO’s experts say it shouldn’t pay for what it calls risky, unproven procedure. By Cynthia Hubert — Bee Staff Writer Published 2:15 a.m. PDT Saturday, June 8, 2002 An Amador County couple whose three youngsters suffer from a fatal genetic disorder have lost the […]

Three Infants Mistakenly Buried Together

Originally posted at: Kaiser Apologizes For Burial Mix-Up Three Infants Mistakenly Buried Together POSTED: 7:16 pm PDT May 23, 2006 UPDATED: 10:08 am PDT May 24, 2006 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Kaiser officials in Sacramento are apologizing for a mistake involving two families whose babies died at the Sacramento medical center. It happened about two […]

Josephine Frances Hart and Christopher Wibeto

Story text mirrored from: Posted on Fri, Nov. 04, 2005    Another death in ’05 attributed to hospital error By Julie Sevrens Lyons Mercury News Christopher Wibeto wasn’t the only South Bay Kaiser patient to die this year after receiving the wrong medication. In July, a 12-year-old girl hospitalized at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center-Santa […]

Michael London

This story is taken from News at Kaiser settles family’s lawsuit parents blame the hospital for their son’s permanent disability after birth. By Ramon Coronado — Bee Staff Writer – (Published October 10, 2002) A Kaiser hospital in Sacramento has agreed to pay $2.25 million to settle a lawsuit alleging its staff neglected […]