WATCH: First Recovered Patient in Laguna Receives Warm Applause from Her Doctors

Amid all the dark news about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic currently affecting our country, here’s a story that will brighten your day.

An elderly patient in Laguna who had just recovered from the disease received a thunderous and warm round of applause from doctors and medical staffers as she was wheeled across a hospital hallway.

The heartwarming video was shared by Unihealth Southwoods Hospital who wrote: “Heartwarming applause for our 1st cured and recovered (COVID-19) patient.

The patient was discharged after two negative tests. Kudos to our frontline workers and medical professionals!”

As of writing, there are 1,418 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Philippines, including 71 deaths and 42 recoveries.

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