Mirrored here from:https://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_7285867 for historical purposes. Kaiser-Santa Clara hospital fined after baby’s death $25,000 PENALTY FOR KAISER’S DRUG ERROR By Barbara Feder Ostrov Mercury News San Jose Mercury News Kaiser-Santa Clara hospital was fined $25,000 Thursday by state health officials … Continue reading →
Hundreds of patients were not properly transferred from their old programs to Kaiser’s because the HMO submitted incomplete and inaccurate forms. Those patients were essentially cut off from transplants for months.
And 25 patients who had been treated at UC San Francisco were denied the chance to receive kidneys that were nearly perfectly matched to them because Kaiser directed the university to reject the organs during the transition between programs.Continue reading →
The case involves the erroneous diagnosis and maltreatment of mother-to-be Jennifer Jewell, which resulted in the death of her and husband Robert Ferro’s twin fetuses.Continue reading →