Sep 19, 2020 2:18 AM

Covid-19: My Story - Weekly Podcast

Posted Sep 19, 2020 2:18 AM

Though COVID-19 has an effect on the nation and world, we know that what's happening here has much more impact. That's why COVID-19: My Story was born.

We'll hear from real people who have had the virus and delve further into their personal experiences.  We'll also spend time with experts from here trying to keep you safe.

Episode 3 is with Cathy Kilpatrick

Cathy Kilpatrick:

Now, I was there for 11 days and of those 11 days, seven of them, I was in ICU and that was not fun.

Episode 2 is with Hutchinson resident Susan Puls.

Susan Puls:

I'm usually very healthy. And the next thing I know, I'm on the floor and the EMT's helped him get me to the testing center. So, it is unlike...everybody thinks it's the flu or a bad cold, or a sinus infection. In my lifetime, I've never experienced anything like this...(Click for full transcript)

Episode 1 is with Dr. Rex Degner from Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System.

Dr. Rex Degner:

I found out mostly through news sources, commercial news sources, before it started coming out in the professional literature. The COVID virus was first recognized back in late 2019 and gets its name COVID for Coronavirus 2019. So that's when it was first truly discovered as a new entity...(Click for full transcript)

Join us here on for Covid-19: My Story, with new stories every Saturday. Supported by Reno County Health Care Collaborative.

Are you a COVID-19 patient and want to tell your story on this podcast? Email your contact info and a few sentences about your experience to [email protected]