Saint Als by Otto Kitsinger Idaho Capital Sun

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise on March 21, 2021.

This story was originally published by the Idaho Capital Sun.They survived 15 months of COVID-19 swabs, patients gasping for air, intubations and body bags. They survived the bottomless pit of sorrow that is a patient’s family saying goodbye over Skype — and being the one to hold that patient’s hand as they died.

The arrival of COVID-19 vaccines in Idaho gave these health care workers hope. They lined up for shots in December and cried tears of relief.

Here’s how effective COVID-19 vaccines have been in Idaho. (Hint: Very.)
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