LI COVID survivor who waited weeks to meet his newborn thanks hospital that took care of him

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LONG ISLAND — A Long Island nurse who wasn’t able to see his newborn son for 54 days because of his battle with COVID-19 returned to the hospital today to thank those who helped him survive.

Find out why Tony Thomas, 39, says this Father’s Day is one he will surely not forget.

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