Last four COVID-19 patients leave Wuhan's Leishenshan Hospital

The last four COVID-19 patients in the Intensive Care Unit at Wuhan's Leishenshan Hospital were transferred out on Tuesday as the hospital prepares to end operations.

The four patients have been transferred to Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University for further treatment. The hospital designated for treating severe and critical coronavirus patients in the epicenter of coronavirus outbreak in China has now released all patients as of Tuesday.

Leishenshan Hospital will conduct thorough disinfection and close operations on Wednesday.

Since receiving its first group of COVID-19 patients on February 8, Leishenshan Hospital has treated a total of 2,011 patients, including more than 1,000 severe and critical patients. Over 1,900 people have since recovered and been discharged from the hospital.

(Cover: Recovered patients waving goodbye to medical workers before leaving the Leishenshan hospital in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 4, 2020. /Xinhua)