Editor’s Note: In the hospital’s original news release Monday afternoon, they said Charles Lowery was hospitalized for 41 days after being admitted on March 10.  They said he had been in the ICU for 36 days.

The following story reflects Medical City North Hills’ correction.

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Haltom City man is home from the hospital after battling COVID-19 there.

Charles Lowery, 61, was discharged from Medical City North Hills after 11 days at the hospital.

He was admitted on April 10 and was in the intensive care unit for six days and five days on a ventilator.

He was wheeled out to a round of cheers from doctors and nurses for whom he had nothing but praise.

Charles Lowery leaves hospital after recovering from COVID-19 (credit: Medical City North Hills)

“I can’t help but believe that if it weren’t for them, I wouldn’t be here today,” Lowery said.

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