National Media Covers Healthcare Crisis in South LA

CNN, The New York Times, NPR and other national news media covered the healthcare crisis in South LA.

Building South LA's Healthcare Workforce

Bank of America gives $500,000 to train and hire more than 200 MLKCH healthcare professionals.

Healthy Moves Towards a Healthy Community

Funded in partnership with Health Net, MLKCH's Healthy Moves van supports our Know Your Basics program to bring health screenings directly to the community. 

An "Angel" Fights for the Sickest Patients

Empathy for COVID-19 patients inspired nurse Angela Escobar to push for a change in hospital policy.

Priscilla Valencia Recognized by Association for Healthcare Philanthropy

MLKCHF Director of Annual Giving is one of forty young professionals helping to shape the future of healthcare development industry. 

Keeping Our Promise to South LA

State budget cuts that threatened $30 million a year in supplemental funding have successfully been fought off, thanks to local leaders and community support.

It's Time for a New Social Contract

We have a defective social contract built on centuries of racist mindset—it’s time to change that. 



Strange, Unpredictable, Deadly

The odds were stacked against patient James Simpson. But a dedicated team and high-quality care have been important tools in the uncertain battle against COVID-19. 

GRoW @ Annenberg & CCF Give to Seed COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Gifts from GRoW @ Annenberg and the California Community Foundation help launch emergency fund for COVID-19 crisis. 

Message from our CEO

An update on our hospital's response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) from MLKCH CEO, Dr. Elaine Batchlor. 

Cedars & CCF Give $1.5M to Behavioral Health

Gifts will enable MLKCH to expand its "wrap-around" care team to include mental health and substance abuse support.

"Everything is Connected"

Two MLK Community Medical Group doctors, Dr. Yulsi Fernandez Montero and Dr. PK Fonsworth, discuss the integrated future of healthcare.