'Miracle' COVID Patient Leaves Hospital After More Than Three Months

A Georgia patient who spent more than three months in hospital after suffering from COVID-19 complications finally went home on New Year’s Eve.

Lisa Martin was admitted to Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross, Georgia, on September 27. The hospital said “her amazing journey includes 59 days on a ventilator, 40 days in an induced coma and surviving a frontal lobe stroke.”

They described Martin as a “miracle patient”.

Video footage shows Martin leaving the hospital on a rolling walker as hospital staff clapped for her. Credit: Memorial Satilla Health via Storyful