SSM Health physician tests positive for coronavirus

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MADISON, Wis. — An SSM Health doctor has tested positive for coronavirus, according to a release by SSM Health.

The physician was asymptomatic during their last encounter with patients, said Kim Sveum, a spokeswoman for SSM Health.

As soon as symptoms developed, the provider self-quarantined and was tested, Sveum said.

SSM Health is following guidelines by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and is working with Public Health Madison and Dane County to identify and contact all staff and patients who may have had close contact with the physician.