Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany celebrates release of 99-year-old COVID-19 patient

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany celebrates release of 99-year-old COVID-19 patient

ALBANY, Ga. (WTVM) - One of the oldest patients at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany is recovering from COVID-19.

Maude Burke was discharged from the hospital Wednesday after 17 days. Burke is just shy of her 100th birthday. Phoebe officials were amazed at her strength and determination and are wishing her well.

As of Thursday, Phoebe reports 1,132 patients have recovered form COVID-19.

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