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MLKCH responds to COVID-19
What we're doing to stop COVID-19 & what you can do to help

COVID-19 updates

We are now offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine
Make an appointment here

Visit our COVID-19 vaccine information page for more information on who is eligible and how to make an appointment.

Please note updates to our Hospital Visitors Policy as of 12/30/21.

MLKCH crisis care standards

MLKCH will implement a triage plan when resources are limited. Download this PDF to read MLKCH's crisis care continuum guidelines.

MLKCH crisis standards of care (January 2021)
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MLKCH media inquiries

Gwen Driscoll 
Senior Director of Brand Communications 

  • Please contact MLKCH Communications in advance of visiting our facility
  • For photos and B-roll of our COVID-19 response, please visit:
  • MLKCH has English and Spanish language experts available. Please contact Gwen Driscoll for more information

Help stop COVID-19

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Get your COVID-19 vaccine

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Wear a mask

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Stay 6ft apart

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Wash hands often

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Book an appointment

Book an appointment with us to obtain your COVID-19 vaccine.

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Get the facts

Learn how the vaccine works, who should get it and what our experts say.

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Facts at your fingertips

Download our free, easy-to-read vaccine information booklet to share with family and friends.


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Our health system makes fighting COVID-19 even harder

Read MLKCH CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor’s column in The Sentinel newspaper.

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South LA can “Ask Mia” about COVID-19

MLKCH's new virtual assistant answers questions, screens for symptoms and guides users to appropriate care.

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Here are some helpful videos

On YouTube you will find COVID-19 vaccine videos and more

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