“The physician gap in this community is the next mountain we must move,” says MLKCH CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor.
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.
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.
We all know what it’s like to enter a truly beautiful space. It can be uplifting, inspirational, and even an emotional experience.
Brad Armstrong and Denise Pines recently joined the foundation board of directors for the same reason: to make sure the hospital keeps getting stronger.
Congratulations to our own Andrew Ausland who we spotted on the cover of Working Nurse magazine for its feature, Men in Nursing 2015.
The lead gift of $750,000 supports our work to help keep patients out of the emergency room by providing appropriate primary care for their conditions.
The most recent $200,000 grant award responds to the community’s need for appropriate and timely specialty primary care.
Only 26% of hospitals nationwide have the earned this recognition—the highest our hospital could achieve in its first six months. Find out what it means.
What it means to be a safety-net hospital and addressing the physician shortage were topics Dr. Batchlor discussed in a March 2016 television interview.
Our hospital CEO is excited to put the “community” from our name into action. Read more about the hospital’s community health efforts.
CEO Wendy Garen discusses how excited her foundation is to support the hospital and its big goals for a community with scarce resources.