Kaiser Mental Health Clinicians Threaten Statewide StrikeThe 4,000 members of the NUHW could walk out as early as June if they are unable to reach a contract agreement with Kaiser, union leaders said.
San Francisco Teen Scholar's Bout With Homelessness Solidifies Her School, Work Ethic
Fremont Kaiser Patient Told He's Dying Via Tele-Robot Doctor VisitErnest Quintana's family was devastated when a robot machine rolled into his room in the intensive care unit at Kaiser Permanente in Fremont and a doctor told the 78-year-old patient by video call he would likely die within days.
Kaiser Permanente Commits $5.2 Million To Tackle Homelessness In OaklandKaiser Permanente leaders on Tuesday announced three major initiatives aimed at improving health outcomes by creating stable housing for homeless people in Oakland and across the country.
Kaiser Strike Expands: Picket Lines At 7 Bay Area LocationsKaiser Permanente mental health clinicians expanded their picket lines Wednesday, the third day of their five-day strike for more staffing and services for mental health services.
Kaiser Cancels Surgeries During Mental Health Therapists' StrikeA Kaiser spokesperson on Tuesday confirmed non-urgent surgeries are being cancelled as a result of a five-day strike by the hospital’s mental health therapists.
Kaiser Permanente Mental Health Workers Walk Off The JobThousands of mental health workers at Kaiser Permanente offices across the state walked off the job Monday -- the first day of a week-long strike over staffing levels and pay.
Thousands Of Kaiser Mental Health Clinicians To Go On 5-Day StrikeThousands of Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians across California will walk off the job during a five-day strike starting Monday, calling for the HMO to increase staffing and resources for mental health services.
Kaiser Stops Overcharging For EpiPen Prescriptions After ComplaintsKaiser Permanente is making changes following our reports it was rationing the lifesaving EpiPen by only giving patients half of their prescription – one syringe instead of the usual two.
More Pregnant California Women Are Using Pot, Study FindsMore pregnant women seem to be using pot -- sometimes to ease the nausea of morning sickness or heightened anxiety.
Medical Assistant Arrested For Sexual Assault At Union City Kaiser OfficeThe suspect was arrested Friday morning and later identified as Efrain Castanon of Hayward.
Kaiser Nurses Picketing 4 Bay Area Hospitals Over StaffingNurses at seven Kaiser Permanente hospitals across California will hold pickets on Wednesday, charging that the company hasn’t shored up staff as it promised despite rising costs for patients, according to the nurses’ union.
Decline In Heart, Stroke-Related Deaths StallsAfter years of steady improvement in the mortality rate caused by heart diseases, a new study shows that the decline has stalled.
Medical Programs In Public Schools Diversify Future Doctors In CaliforniaKaiser Permanente is helping kids pursue medical careers with the Hippocrates Circle, a program offered in conjunction with the school districts and geared towards middle school students from minority populations.
3 More Arrests In Daytime Shooting Death Of Oakland Mother Killed Protecting Her ChildrenOakland police say they've made three more arrests in the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old mother who died protecting her young children in a crossfire last week.