Updated: July 31, 2020 10:27 AM
Created: July 30, 2020 05:57 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The 400th COVID-19 patient was released from San Juan Regional Medical Center Thursday morning.
It's a major milestone for San Juan County which was once the hotspot for COVID-19 in New Mexico.
However, the region is not in the clear. It has seen a recent uptick in cases.
On June 30, 2,422 cases were reported in the county. In July, 2,986 cases had been reported in the county.
Those who are discharged usually go to a rehabilitation centers to learn to stand and walk again.
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