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L.A. Care Funds New Advanced Care Clinic

The spring 2017 gift of $500,000 will help close the gap in care for chronically ill adults in South Los Angeles.

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Ahmanson Gift Supports New Endoscopy Suite

The grant will help expand the Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital’s inpatient services, meeting more community needs.

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Creating a Caring Community, One Card at a Time

Once again, people from across LA are joining us in support of healthy families by sending birthday cards to mothers and their babies at MLKCH.

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Empathy & Access, a Patient Story

Watch Dr. Frencher share the human impact of limited healthcare access for one of his patients—and how we changed the outcomes.

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Our Patient Care Model, A Quality Innovation

It’s not every day you get to create systems tailor-made for your patients in a brand-new hospital. Learn how we did it with our Care Management model.

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CCF Investment Supports Better Health Outcomes

The $300,000 gift from the California Community Foundation (CCF) helps to ensure that every patient admitted to MLKCH receives robust care support services.

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Creating Access and Hope

Aiming to improve lives and boost community access to early diagnosis and treatment, the gift creates a dedicated CT Suite and names the Hope Emergency Center.

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Welcome New Board Members

We’re proud to formally introduce our newest additions to the MLK Community Health Foundation board of directors: John Kobara, Kyle Walton, and Larry Rosen.

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We Have LA’s CEO and CTO of the Year

Recent recognitions for CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor and CIIO Sajid Ahmed underscore the hospital’s dedication to providing the highest quality care for our safety-net community.

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Moving Mountains, Getting Doctors to South LA

“The physician gap in this community is the next mountain we must move,” says MLKCH CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor.

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Thank You, W.M. Keck Foundation!

The $500,000 grant for our Advanced Care Program expands local access to primary and specialty care for adults in our community with complex chronic conditions.

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Growing Our Family, One Card at a Time

This May, the foundation invited the community to join us in support of healthy families through its Happy Birthday Campaign. Learn more and get involved.

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