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.

MLKCH CEO elected to National Academy of Medicine

Our CEO has received one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine—election to the National Academy of Medicine.

A Prescription for a Better Life

An innovative, new program at MLKCH helps patients like Jolanda White manage their conditions—starting with what they eat. 

From the Ground Up

Ruben Aguayo gives back to MLKCH because he can relate to how important our hospital’s quality healthcare services are to the residents of South LA.