Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital

is a private, non-profit, safety-net hospital, administered by the Martin Luther

King, Jr. – Los Angeles Healthcare Corporation (MLK-LA), a 501(c)(3) organization. The 131-bed community hospital has a 21-bed emergency department, 20 ICU beds, and 18 labor, delivery, and postpartum beds. The hospital’s mission is to provide compassionate, innovative and quality care, collaborating with providers and our community to create a healthier South Los Angeles. The hospital serves 1.35 million residents of South Los Angeles regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay.


Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) is a health care organization serving six counties in southeast Michigan including Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne. It includes 113-bed St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea, 537-bed St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, 136-bed St. Joseph Mercy Livingston in Howell, 443-bed St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac and 304-bed St. Mary Mercy in Livonia.

Combined, the five hospitals are licensed for 1,726 beds, employ more than 14,000 individuals and have a medical staff of nearly 2,700 physicians.

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System prides itself on providing the highest level services for its patients. SJMHS offers revolutionary cancer care using the state’s first CyberKnife; it created an innovative telemedicine program which links patients to leading experts by use of a Stroke Robot; SJMHS doctors proctor other doctors nationwide on leading-edge daVinci robotic procedures including minimally invasive heart bypass; and it is discovering new standards for care to best serve our senior patients with the nation’s first Senior ERs.

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is committed to featuring state-of-the-art facilities to encourage the healing of body, mind and spirit. St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor recently opened the doors to two new patient towers. New patient towers are also being constructed in Livonia, Pontiac and Chelsea – all totaling an impressive $700 million investment in the community and the future of the health system.