Male physician with a male, African American patient
$2 million gift from Good Hope
The gift will support South LA diabetes management care

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Lessons from the end of her mother's life 

As her mother declined, Dr. Elaine Batchlor experienced firsthand the structural racism that underlies the American medical system.

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Vaccine hesitancy becomes personal

MLKCH, CEO Dr. Batchlor wrote in The Atlantic about her mother's hesitancy to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

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LA Care Awards $500,000 to support COVID-19 post-discharge clinic

L.A. Care Health Plan has awarded $500,000 to MLKCH for the MLKCH Post-Discharge Clinic treating South Los Angeles residents dealing with the long-term effects of COVID-19.

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Black and white portrait of Dr. Oscar Casillas, a middle-aged Latino doctor
A collage of the hospital facade, a Black mom holding her child, a close up of a female nurse with a mask