Our Work in Action

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Dr. Batchlor Receives Leadership Award

The James Irvine Foundation bestowed the honor, along with a gift of $250,000, for improving health equity and access in South LA.

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Building a Relationship with Good Health

This family found a doctor they loved and it changed their relationship to health. See how access to high-quality care impacted three generations.

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Our Nurses Take Patients’ Needs to Heart

With compassion and perception, our nurses create a way to empower patients with heart disease to improve their health at home.

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Wells Fargo Accelerates Innovative Effort to Bring Doctors to South LA

Wells Fargo announced its commitment to solving South Los Angeles’ medical provider shortage with a $1 million gift to Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital (MLKCH).

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MLKCH Finds Mobile Partner to ‘Boost Health’

Our hospital’s exciting work with a team of innovative partners engages South LA residents in a mobile vision of health.

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Heartbeats & Hope – An Employee Gives Back

Dona Ejimofor works the night shift as a monitor tech. One of her reasons for giving this year: “I believe in this community.”

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Willowbrook Master Plan

What started as a single effort to deliver high-quality healthcare by creating a new hospital is now a large effort to inspire health and wellness throughout the whole community. The Willowbrook MLK Wellness Community master plan uses our new MLKCH as the catalyst to bring not only new healthcare facilities and services to South Los Angeles, but also new:

  • Recreation opportunities
  • Food resources
  • Walkways and bike paths
  • Events

Watch the 3-minute video to see how our hospital fits into the larger vision to create a community of health and wellness.