Coronavirus All Hands On Deck: California Puts Out Call For Help From Retired Doctors, Med School StudentsGov. Gavin Newsom is working so that California is prepared for the surge of coronavirus patients expected soon.
Sexual Misconduct Complaints About California Doctors SkyrocketingSexual misconduct complaints against California doctors are up 61% since 2017, according to the state medical board. But that may be just the tip of the iceberg. CBS Bay Area spoke with some patients who say their complaints went unheard for years.
Report: More Doctors Are Stealing Prescription Drugs In the midst of an opioid crisis, a new report on the misuse and theft of drugs by healthcare workers found more doctors are stealing prescription drugs.
Nearly All-Female Trauma Surgical Staff Stands Out In ModestoSunday was National Women Physicians Day and a hospital in Modesto celebrated by shining a light on its nearly all-female surgical staff.
California ER Doctor Seen On Video Mocking Patient Suspended
UC Health Center Doctors Walking Off The Job TuesdayThe doctors, all employees of the University's student health centers, walked off the job in protest of so-called unfair labor practices by UC during their yearlong bargaining for a first contract.
Calif. Regulators Investigating Whether Medical Insurers Misled Consumers About DoctorsCalifornia regulators are investigating whether two giant medical insurers misled consumers about which doctors they covered under federal health care reform packages.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Study: Women MDs Paid Less, Even At Same JobsA new study says women physician-scientists are paid much less than their male counterparts. The salary difference over a career could pay for a college education, a spacious house, or even a retirement nest egg.
Lodi Doctor Accused Of Getting High While Treating PatientsA Lodi doctor is accused of getting high and watching porn while treating patients.
Consumer Group Asks Gov. Brown To Fix Doctor DisciplineA nonprofit consumer group is asking Gov. Jerry Brown to speed up California's process to discipline physicians who have a history of providing poor care.