Prosthetic Limb Upgrades Can Take Work With InsuranceTechnology has led to huge advances in artificial limbs, but for many patients, the quality of their prosthetic depends on their insurance.
NorCal Toddler Declared Brain Dead At Kaiser Hospital Admitted To Facility Outside U.S.A Sacramento area toddler whose family waged a court battle to keep him on life support after he was declared brain dead has been transferred to a hospital outside the U.S., the family said.
Robbery Suspect Shot At Santa Rosa Pot Grow House Dead After Police Standoff At Kaiser HospitalA home invasion robbery suspect is dead and another is injured following a standoff with police at a Kaiser hospital parking lot Monday morning.
Kaiser Reverses Plan To Raise Cost Of HIV Medications After Public PressureOne of the Bay Area's biggest health insurance companies is doing an about-face. On late Friday afternoon, Kaiser Permanente said it will resume covering more of the cost of certain HIV medications, following public pressure.
2nd Sacramento Area Patient Being Tested For EbolaKaiser Permanente confirms that a patient admitted to their facility in South Sacramento is being tested for the Ebola virus.
Over 30 Alameda County Children Put In Isolation Over Measles OutbreakAs the number of measles cases rise in California, more than 30 children in Alameda County have been put in isolation because of the outbreak.
Northern California Kaiser Data Show Clusters Of Under-Immunization In Bay AreaA new study generated from Kaiser data shows high concentrations of unvaccinated children in Northern California.
Huge Strike Averted As Kaiser, Nurses Reach Tentative Agreement After Months Of Tense NegotiationsThe tentative agreement averts multiple strikes scheduled to begin 7 a.m. Wednesday at Kaiser medical centers throughout the Bay Area including Antioch, Daly City, San Francisco, Oakland, Petaluma, Vacaville, San Rafael and Santa Clara.
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Striking In 35 California CitiesAbout 2,600 Kaiser Permanente mental health professionals started a weeklong strike Monday morning protesting what they claim is a lack of staffing that's affecting patient care.
Suspicious Smell Shuts Down Kaiser Hospital In Santa ClaraIt is still unclear what caused a suspicious smell that briefly shut down a portion of Kaiser Hospital in Santa Clara Sunday night, a hospital official said
18,000 Kaiser Nurses Strike Over Ebola Preparedness; Health Facilities Expected To Stay OpenThousands of Kaiser Permanente nurses are on a two-day strike in Northern California as contract negotiations continue.
Kaiser Nurses Citing Ebola Safety Concerns Begin 2-Day Strike On TuesdayAbout 18,000 nurses who work for Northern California Kaiser Permanente Hospitals, and other facilities, plan to go on a two-day strike Tuesday morning citing Ebola safety concerns and general patient care.