$4 Million Sought for Slow Diagnosis of Brain Bleed 11-27-2019 21:50:00 RICHMOND, Va. (CN) – Kaiser and Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center misdiagnosed a brain bleed for three weeks, leaving a woman with cognitive impairments, she claims in the Circuit … Continue reading →
HILLSBORO, Ore. (CN) – A Kaiser patient claims botched post-surgery care has permanently damaged her vascular system requiring her to be on expensive blood thinners the rest of her life, according to a suit filed in Washington County Circuit Court.Adrienne … Continue reading →
$8M Suit Claims Botched Diagnosis Damaged Face and Leg Nerve By Ramona Young-Grindle 11-28-2019 02:15:00 PORTLAND, Ore. (CN) – A Kaiser patient contends in a suit filed in Multnomah County Superior Court, she has endured “unnecessary surgeries, loss of her jaw … Continue reading →
A Kaiser cardiac patient died because doctors failed to act when he stopped urinating, his family claims in court.
Sylvia Mack, widow of Anthony Mack, sued Kaiser and two of its doctors on Dec. 17 in Superior Court, alleging medical malpractice and wrongful death.
Kenneth Sigelman, the lawyer for Barris, said that the current boom in managed health care is increasing pressure on hospitals to move patients elsewhere if they produce little or no revenue.
“This was a child who died not because a doctor didn’t know what do do,” he said, “but because of administrative reasons.”Continue reading →
‘Same Day’ Service Proves Both Late and LengthyFrom Susan Parker (09-23-03)Originally posted at: https://www.berkeleydaily.org/text/article.cfm?issue=09-23-03&storyID=17447 Berkeley Daily Planet Edition Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2003 ‘Same Day’ Service Proves Both Late and Lengthy From Susan Parker (09-23-03) Last week I got a … Continue reading →
https://www.cjonline.com/stories/092103/pag_hospital.shtml Hospital shooting The Associated Press An elderly patient at a Baldwin Park, Calif., hospital shot and wounded a doctor, prompting a partial evacuation and law enforcement takeover of the facility, police said. Eugene Guevara, of El Monte, Calif., believed … Continue reading →
“This is for the long-term health of her knee,” Dr. Friedman said. “You can damage the cartilage of the knee if you don’t repair a torn ligament, and that’s more important in the long term. I know a lot of the doctors at Kaiser. They are quality doctors, quality guys, but it’s the system that gets them.
“It seems like this case just slipped through the cracks.”
I went to the doctor’s office at Kaiser Permanente in Panorama City, where Ebony and her aunt, Sheila Lair-Williams, had tried to arrange the surgery. Officials there had no comment and said they couldn’t release her medical information.
Mirrored from for historical purposes at: https://web.archive.org/web/20160530134549/https://www.tortdeform.com/archives/2007/05/it_is_much_cheaper_to_let_the.html Justinian Lane “It is much cheaper to let the Baby die instead of getting stuck with the economic damages…” Beth Stover, a woman whose baby died while under the care of Kaiser Permanente … Continue reading →
Mirrored for historical purposes from: https://cbs5.com/local/local_story_299002444.html Oct 25, 2007 9:21 pm US/Pacific S. Bay Kaiser Hospital Fined In Newborn’s Death (BCN)SANTA CLARA The Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Santa Clara has been penalized by the California Department of Public Health for … Continue reading →