The Wellness Center at Historic General Hospital, Los Angeles, CA

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The Wellness Center at Historic General Hospital Website


An innovative partnership between the City and County of Los Angeles and the University of Southern California Medical Center to transform the first floor of a vacant hospital into a wellness center.  Doctors from the USC Hospital can write “wellness prescriptions” to connect people with services at the Wellness Center. Located in a Hispanic neighborhood, the center makes extensive use of Promotores, bilingual health navigators who can help connect visitors with all of the services available to them.


Fun Fact: This same General Hospital was the setting for the long running soap opera!

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