Supporting patients transitioning from the hospital, or who need specialized care to manage their health and remain in their homes.
“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.
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.
Our hospital CEO is excited to put the “community” from our name into action. Read more about the hospital’s community health efforts.
Consider what it means for the community, and for our hospital, when there are just not enough doctors.
In October 2014, the Good Hope Medical Foundation issued a challenge grant to kick off our Advanced Care Program planning and first-stage pilot.