New UCI Health program is helping ‘long COVID’ patients overcome lingering symptoms

This month, UCI Health launched a outpatient program to treat the [coronavirus long-haul] syndrome ….The long-term syndrome that appears to ripple through the body poses a “huge public health concern,” said Dr. Long-Co Nguyen, who is overseeing UCI Health’s program. … The new clinic, UCI Health COVID Recovery Service, consists of specialists brought in to treat those in need of a certain expertise, including a patient’s mental health. Because of the variety of systems, treatment will vary and be tailored to each patient, she said.