ROCK SPRINGS — There are about 150,000 respiratory therapists in the United States, according to the American Association of Respiratory Care.

If they’re anything like those who are part of the 11-person team at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County, they are well-trained. They have to be; COVID-19 is primarily a respiratory-related illness that impacts a person’s ability to breathe.

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