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Good Samaritan Hospital (Los Angeles)

HistoryEdit

In 1885, Sister[clarification needed] Mary Wood opened a care facility with just 9 beds. The hospital was historically affiliated with the Episcopal Church, but currently pastoral care services are available for all religions and denominations. The current hospital was built in 1976.[1][2]

Prominent American suffragist Inez Milholland died at this hospital on November 25, 1916.

Actress Jean Harlow died of kidney disease at this hospital at age 26 at 11:37 AM on June 7, 1937.

Presidential candidate United States Senator Robert F. Kennedy died at this hospital early in the morning of June 6, 1968 following his assassination at the Ambassador Hotel.

On July 28, 2011, Becker's Hospital Review listed Good Samaritan Hospital under 60 Hospitals With Great Orthopedic Programs.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "About Good Samaritan Hospital". Retrieved 2007-05-01.
  2. ^ "Facts about Good Samaritan Hospital". Retrieved 2007-05-01.
  3. ^ Becker's Hospital Review

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