President Donald Trump left the hospital minutes after tweeting that he was going to surprise supporters outside Walter Reed.


Should President Donald Trump have left Walter Reed National Military Medical Center while he has COVID-19?

Doctors have varying opinions on whether it was a good idea given he’s spent three days in the hospital, required oxygen and is on at least two medications that require IV drugs. 

“Feeling really good! Don’t be afraid of Covid. Don’t let it dominate your life,” Trump tweeted Monday afternoon before returning to the White House. “We have developed, under the Trump Administration, some really great drugs & knowledge. I feel better than I did 20 years ago!” 

But leaving the hospital now could be problematic, according to some doctors who treat COVID-19 patients.

Although the White House has an excellent medical unit, it’s known that people with severe COVID-19 can deteriorate quickly