The James Irvine Foundation bestowed the honor, along with a gift of $250,000, for improving health equity and access in South LA.
Meet our hospital CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor, whose work to increase access for underserved populations has been recognized as an example of leading best practices
Dr. Batchlor’s leadership in transforming South LA is honored in Citi’s month-long, multimedia Progress Makers campaign.
The February 2018 list recognizes women physician executives with exceptional leadership skills and career achievements.
Our CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor and Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas discuss the vision for the MLK Medical Campus.
The UCLA honor recognizes Dr. Batchlor’s unwavering commitment to eliminating health disparities in underserved communities.
This is the latest acknowledgement of our CEO’s decades-long dedication to achieving health equity for underserved communities.
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.
The transformation of the entire MLK Medical Center campus was the subject of a June 2015 episode of StudioSoCal, a program of PBS SoCal.
On the Sunday roundtable television show, Dr. Batchlor shared the overwhelming number of applications they’ve received to work for the new hospital.
The honorific recognizes Dr. Batchlor’s 20 years as a medical professional and her work to increase healthcare access to underserved and vulnerable populations.