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Love and Lifelines Lead from Poverty to MLKCH

From a grandmother’s generous love comes a doctor who knows firsthand about the struggles his South LA patients face.

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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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Hospital Staff Give Hope from the Heart

The hospital’s fourth annual MLKCH Gives campaign kicks off July 16, 2018 with enthusiasm, an ambitious goal, and lots of heart.

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Citi Shines National Spotlight on MLKCH

Dr. Batchlor’s leadership in transforming South LA is honored in Citi’s month-long, multimedia Progress Makers campaign.

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Good Hope Takes a Stand Against Diabetes

The $500,000 gift supports the MLK Community Medical Group—and our hospital’s efforts to fill South LA’s gap in diabetes care.

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From Hospital to Healthcare System

Weingart Foundation and Ballmer Group give a combined $15 million to boost our hospital’s vision to bring doctors to South LA.

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Thank a Mom, Help a Mom

Turn your Mother’s Day wish into a gift. Now through May 13, each Mother’s Day e-card sent generates a $5 gift to our hospital.

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Living up to our technology promise

MLKCH is awarded a top certification for our electronic health record use—an achievement only 6.4% of US hospitals have reached.

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Kaiser Health News Profiles MLKCH Doctor

Psychiatrist Dr. Yamanda Edwards is an example of the mission-driven people who are the heart of our hospital’s medical team.

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Working Nurse Highlights MLKCH Technology

The article shows how our being a “Most Wired” hospital translates to faster diagnoses and higher quality patient care.

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