Stepping Out Of The Shadow Of 'Killer King' : Code Switch For decades, residents of Compton and Watts in South Los Angeles had to rely on one particularly troubled hospital for their medical care. A new state-of-the-art hospital replaced it, but faced many of the same challenges: too few beds, too many patients who need serious help, not enough money. Then came the coronavirus.

Stepping Out Of The Shadow Of 'Killer King'

Stepping Out Of The Shadow Of 'Killer King'

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For decades, residents of Compton and Watts in South Los Angeles had to rely on one particularly troubled hospital for their medical care. A new state-of-the-art hospital replaced it, but faced many of the same challenges: too few beds, too many patients who need serious help, not enough money. Then came the coronavirus.

In The Shadow Of 'Killer King'

Scenes from Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital in South Los Angeles, which is dealing with the stress of the coronavirus pandemic.