Nurses Say Kaiser Oakland Is Shortchanging Patients 

They say the hospital is understaffed and is releasing patients prematurely to save on costs.

Wait times for women in labor have become increasingly long at Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center. That's according to Jenna Dran, a registered nurse in the labor and delivery unit, who said that it's not uncommon for mothers preparing to give birth…

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