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New Mlk Hospital Interim Ceo Points To A Brighter Future
Wave Newspapers

If all goes according to plan, South Los Angeles is just two years away from what is likely to be one of the most celebrated ribbon-cutting ceremonies in recent memory, leading to what its backers hope will is a tranformation of healthcare in one of the region’s most economically-deprived communities. Currently under construction on the campus of its former home near the intersection of 120th Street and Wilmington Avenue, the new Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital — or, to give its full name, Martin Luther King Jr./Los Angeles Healthcare Corporation — is scheduled to open in 2013.