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MLKCH patient family

Keeping Our Promise to South Los Angeles

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

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MLKCH patient James Simpson

Strange, Unpredictable, Deadly: One Man’s Remarkable Journey Through COVID-19

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. 

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Nurses hold community contributions

Stunning and Unexpected Gifts from the Community

Bank of the West, Tesla, Target, celebrities, local school teachers, donut shops and others deliver “stunning, unexpected” gifts to Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital to help fight COVID-19.

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