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Posted inCoronavirus, Featured

Las Palmas physician tests positive for COVID-19; El Paso firefighter also believed to be infected

A doctor who practices at West El Paso’s Las Palmas Medical Center has tested positive for COVID-19, hospital officials said Monday. The physician is believed to be the first El Paso health-care provider to test positive for the disease caused by coronavirus. Also, City Manager Tommy Gonzalez said a firefighter was “presumptive positive” for COVID-19. […]