Nurses are the coronavirus heroes. These photos show their life now

CHINA WUHAN COVID-19 PATIENTS HOSPITAL
CHINA: A nurse sheds a tear while discussing the situation at Jinyintan Hospital in Wuhan in central China’s Hubei province, where the coronavirus outbreak began, on Feb. 13.
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Kirk McKoy is a senior staff photographer at the Los Angeles Times for the past 33 years. Originally from South Carolina, McKoy is a graduate of the University of Maryland and Georgetown University. He is now working at The Times’ Washington, D.C., bureau as an East Coast photographer, editor and correspondent.