Rose Mannion, who lives in Lorrha and is originally from Cloghan in Offaly, left Ballinasloe hospital on Friday after recovering from Covid-19.
Rose is a freelance photographer here in south Offaly and north Tipperary.
She had been in hospital since mid-March having spent a long number of weeks in ICU Galway battling Covid-19.
She is now heading to Limerick hospital for rehabilitation and was wished the very best by the hospital staff as she left Ballinasloe earlier today.
Watch the heartwarming clip of her leaving Ballinasloe Hospital and her son's response to staff below:
What a #FridayFeeling for us all in @PortiunculaHosp today. We wish the amazing Rose Mannion much success and good health as she continues her rehabilitation journey!#COVID19 @saoltagroup #HealthcareHeroes #PUH pic.twitter.com/WEzXbPPhv7— Róisín Jackman Delaney (@RoisinJackman) June 26, 2020
Hi Roisin. I'm Rose's son. Thank you and the wonderful staff at @PortiunculaHosp and UHG for the fantastic care you gave mam. You're all legends ❤— Ruadhan Mannion (@ruadhan81) June 26, 2020