Riverside Medical Clinic doctor has coronavirus -Enterprise

A doctor at the Riverside Medical Clinic’s Day Street office has tested positive for COVID-19, county officials said Friday, March 27.

Riverside County is tracking down patients and staff who may be at risk of infection and the doctor — who was not identified — is expected to recover, a county news release read. That office is in Riverside, but near the border with Moreno Valley.

The clinic has scheduled testing for Saturday, March 28, for patients who may have been exposed.

“Riverside Medical Clinic remains open and are committed to ensuring that you receive the highest quality of care like we have over the past 85 years,” Judy Carpenter, president and COO for the clinic, said in a news release. “Our patient safety remains our highest priority and we assure you that we have taken every measure to protect you and your family’s health.”

Riverside County has 185 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus as of Friday, up 78 from Thursday.

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