Kaiser Members Given Less Than Recommended Dose of Pfizer COVID Vaccine At Walnut Creek FacilityKaiser Permanente has alerted nearly 4,000 of its members who received a Pfizer COVID vaccine at its Walnut Creek Medical Center that they may have received less than a full dose.
Hundreds of Kaiser Mental Health Clinicians Strike To Demand Better Care For People Of ColorAround 200 Kaiser mental health clinicians in Oakland went on strike Monday to demand better care for communities of color, representatives of the National Union of Healthcare Workers said.
Kaiser Oakland Medical Center Employee Omicron Outbreak Linked To Wisconsin Wedding A number of staff members at Kaiser’s Oakland Medical Center have tested positive for the new Omicron COVID variant. They did not get sick at work, but instead tested positive after all 11 attended a wedding in Wisconsin at the end of November.
Kaiser Oakland Medical Center Staffers Tied to COVID Omicron OutbreakEleven of 12 COVID-19 cases tied to an omicron variant outbreak in Alameda County are fully vaccinated and boosted staff members at Kaiser hospital in Oakland, according to a Kaiser Permanente spokesman.
Kaiser Workers Join Picket Lines To Show Support For Striking Facility EngineersThousands of Kaiser health union workers in the San Francisco Bay Area and across Northern California joined picket lines Friday morning in a show of solidarity with striking facility engineers.
Tentative Agreement Averts Strike By Kaiser Permanente PharmacistsA little more than a day after reaching a tentative labor agreement with its hospital workers, Kaiser Permanente officials announced early Monday that they had done the same with the union that represents its pharmacists.
Kaiser, Health Care Unions Reach Agreement; Strike AvertedKaiser Permanente management and its hospital workers reached a tentative labor agreement Saturday morning, averting what would have been one of the largest strikes in the country's healthcare industry in recent memory.
Kaiser Mental Health Care Providers Authorize Strike, Allege Staff ShortagesNearly 2,000 psychologists, therapists and social workers in Kaiser Permanente's Northern California division voted to authorize a strike against their workplace, the National Union of Healthcare Workers announced Thursday.
Healthcare Workers In California, Oregon Vote To Strike Against Kaiser PermanenteAcross California and Oregon, more than 24,000 nurses and other healthcare workers at Kaiser Permanente overwhelmingly authorized a strike this weekend over pay and working conditions made worse by the coronavirus pandemic.
Kaiser: 2,200 Employees Suspended For Skipping Vaccine; More Than 92% Workers VaccinatedThousands of Kaiser Permanente workers who elected to not receive the COVID vaccine have been suspended without pay, according to the health care provider.
COVID Vaccine: Kaiser Permanente Hosting Clinic at Oakland TechKaiser Permanente announced Thursday that it’s offering free COVID-19 vaccinations Friday at Oakland Technical High School for people ages 12 and up.
COVID: Kaiser Permanente Makes Vaccination Mandatory for All EmployeesKaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest nonprofit health care organization, announced Monday that it will make COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for all its employees, including physicians.
US Justice Department Joins Lawsuits Alleging Kaiser Permanente Medicare FraudThe U.S. Justice Department has joined a series of whistleblower lawsuits alleging that Kaiser Permanente engaged in a years-long scheme to defraud the federal government out of Medicare payments.
COVID VACCINE: Kaiser Begins Trials for Vaccinating Children Ages 5-11Kaiser Permanente expects to expand COVID-19 vaccine trials to include children ages 5-11 in Oakland, Santa Clara and Sacramento, officials announced Tuesday.
Golden State Warriors Help Provide Over 1 Million Meals To Bay Area Food BanksThe Golden State Warriors having a winning 2021 season helped the team get into the playoffs, but also led to hundreds of families being fed.