Kaiser Faces Charges for Dumping Homeless Patient


Subject:
California: Law , California: Health , Hospitals , Crime

Description:
Series of stories related to criminal charges filed in 2006 by the Los Angeles city attorney's office "against hospital giant Kaiser Permanente for endangering a former patient. The charges allege Kaiser dumped a homeless patient on the city's downtown Skid Row." Includes a surveillance camera video clip showing "a 63-year-old patient from Kaiser Permanente's Bellflower hospital, dressed in a hospital gown and slippers, exiting a taxicab on Skid Row." From National Public Radio (NPR).

Publisher:
National Public Radio (NPR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=6497254


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