Kaiser Patient Blames Heart Attack on Botched Heart Surgery 2-5-2019 01:37:00 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. Dean N. Williams sued Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, Kaiser Foundation […]
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.”
In what is described as the largest award ever in a Sacramento legal malpractice suit, a jury awarded an 11-year-old quadriplegic and her parents $2.35 million Tuesday after deciding the family’s lawyer violated an attorney-client relationship. The jury of 11 men and one woman unanimously found that attorney Rodney A. Klein breached his duties as […]
Abdominal Horror Stories at Kaiser Permanente October 4, 2012 – Emily Phillips – Fresno, CA – According to court documents, Emily Phillips was taken to Kaiser Fresno Hospital by ambulance on the night of June 7, 2012, although she was not a Kaiser member. She had called 911 and was taken to the closest hospital. […]