UNC respiratory therapist talks about what it’s like battling COVID-19


RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Norman LaRusch has been working as a respiratory therapist for 15 years and he spent the the last few years at UNC REX.

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His job has never been as critical as it is today during the COVID-19 crisis. That’s because this is a respiratory illness.

He has already cared for half a dozen critical COVID-19 patients.

In the video above, LaRusch gives us a closer look at the work he’s doing on the frontlines of this pandemic.

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