BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Johns Hopkins Hospital celebrated a major milestone Tuesday in its battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.

The hospital announced it has discharged over 500 COVID-19 patients.

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The hospital staff held up a 500 sign as one of its patients was discharged.

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