Scunthorpe

Lincolnshire nurse with coronavirus leaves hospital to guard of honour

A Scunthorpe nurse with coronavirus was given a guard of honour by her colleagues and friends, who clapped as she left the hospital.

Sue Snelson is a Critical Care Outreach Nurse Specialist at Scunthorpe General Hospital, and for a long time she was the manager of the Intensive Care Unit where she recently spent 10 days as a patient.

Sue Snelson was given a guard of honour by colleagues and friends. Photo: The North Lincolnshire And Goole NHS Foundation Trust

The North Lincolnshire And Goole NHS Foundation Trust posted an emotional video on social media on Thursday, where Sue can be seen walking through the hospital corridor wearing a mask.

Sue walks through a guard of honour of colleagues and friends who’d cared for her in hospital, whilst being helped by a member of staff.

Sue is now recovering at home.

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