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Union-Tribune Looks at Rise in COVID-19 Cases in South County

Scripps Mercy Chula Vista seeing increase in coronavirus patients

Dr. Juan Tovar stands next to face shields for coronovirus at Scripps.

Dr. Juan Tovar, Physician Chief Operations Executive, Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Scripps Mercy Chula Vista seeing increase in coronavirus patients

The San Diego Union-Tribune recently published an article looking at the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the southern part of San Diego County.


Juan Tovar, MD, physician chief operations executive at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista, shared his insights into what he and his fellow caregivers are seeing on the front lines of patient care.


Read the Union-Tribune article: The Border is Part of Daily Life in South Bay. Is That Contributing to a Rise in Coronavirus Cases?

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