SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — There is an old expression, “not all heroes wear capes.” The majority of us are self-isolating and social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, doctors, nurses, scientists, and more are working hard in hospitals and clinics to treat the sick. They’ll tell you they’re just doing their jobs, but they’re risking their own health to keep everyone safe.
Preparing for a pandemic isn’t new. Medical teams were ready for West Nile, Ebola, and H1N1. That same preparation happened now, but the reality of COVID-19 is different.