ER doctor who recovered from Covid-19 and continued to treat patients has committed suicide

  • 49-year-old Dr. Lorna Breen died by suicide in Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Breen worked in the Columbia University Irving Medical Center and New York Presbyterian hospital
  • Breen had been putting in 18-hour days and sleeping in hallways
  • She contracted Covid-19, attempted to continue work, and was hospitalized and treated for exhaustion
  • Breen was recovering at her sister’s home which is where she died

Source: CNN