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Your Health

Your health matters

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We care about your health. Here are two tools you can use to manage your health: Know Your Basics and our Health Library. Start on your path to a healthy you! 

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Know Your Basics

Our Know Your Basics program volunteers are here to help you start tracking your important health numbers. 

Meet us out in the community at one of our tents.

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Health Library

Here in our health resources library, you can find helpful information about health topics, including heart health and pregnancy. You can also learn more about the doctors, nurses, and what makes our hospital different.

Begin exploring articles below.

Your Safety during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Don’t delay care. Your safety is our #1 priority. It’s far riskier to delay needed care.  MLKCH is committed to keeping you safe at our hospital and health clinics. 

Build A Better Relationship With Your Doctor

Get tips for how to talk with your doctor about things that concern you. Learn why it’s important to ask questions about your health and medicine.

Good Health News From The Barber

Nine barbershops in South Los Angeles are teaming with MLKCH to bring health education to men in a place that feels comfortable: the barber’s chair.  

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Your Safety during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Don’t delay care. Your safety is our #1 priority. It’s far riskier to delay needed care.  MLKCH is committed to keeping you safe at our hospital and health clinics. 

It’s time for a new social contract.

A message from MLKCH CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor.

MLKCH's Uncertain Future

The hospital’s state funding arrangement is under threat. Without it, the hospital - and South LA - will suffer.

MLKCH featured in the Los Angeles Times

Award-winning photographer, Francine Orr, spent nearly a month documenting MLKCH's response to the COVID-19 crisis. 

MLKCH proud to be part of $35M Grant

MLKCH proud to be part of $35M Grant to make Watts a "Choice Neighborhood."