His last memory was leaving his house in an ambulance in March.
A Dublin man is thanking the staff of a midlands hospital following his battle with coronavirus.
Tim O'Leary was the first covid-19 patient in Tullamore Regional Hospital, spending 73 days in the facility, 43 of which were on a ventilator.
The 64-year-old was in an induced coma during this time - his last memory was leaving his house in the ambulance on March 29th.
Mr. O'Leary says the care he received was second to none: