Los Angeles' King Hospital Will Undergo $350M Renovation, Reopen in 2013

Share on Facebook
A considerably smaller Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital is scheduled to reopen for service in 2013, now that the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved the plan, according to a report by the Los Angeles Times.


The hospital, built in 1972, will undergo a $350 million renovation, including a new outpatient clinic, and have 120 beds as compared with its previous count of 233 beds.

The new King Hospital will be a partnership between the county and the University of California and will be overseen by a new nonprofit agency with a seven-member board.

Read the Los Angeles Times' report on Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital.

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2014. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

New from Becker's Hospital Review

Healthcare tech companies gather in Detroit for Renaissance CONNECT

Read Now