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Hospital official critical of GOP health care plan

LOS ANGELES — Following House approval of a much-debated health-care bill, the president of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles — which received national attention when talk show host Jimmy Kimmel lauded the hospital’s care of his newborn son — reiterated the importance of ensuring children have access to medical care. Kimmel “has had a tremendous impact Read More…

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Children’s Hospital donation provides music therapy

LOS ANGELES — A $1.5 million donation will allow Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to recruit and retain a full-time certified music therapist to work with patients recovering from life-threatening diagnoses. Investor and film producer Gary Magness and his wife, director-producer Sarah Siegel-Magness, made the endowment gift on behalf of their family foundation to expand the Read More…

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Children’s Hospital L.A. launches annual fund campaign

LOS ANGELES — The annual Live L.A. Give L.A. fund-raising drive for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is underway. Actress Drew Barrymore is leading the holiday-season campaign this year, helping raise money to support the hospital’s mission of defeating childhood cancer, heart defects, neurological disorders, bone and skeletal conditions and other catastrophic conditions ailing children in Read More…