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Local hospital covers hefty medical bill

“There is not enough thank you’s, not enough thank you’s,” Torrie Satterfield said.

The 27-year-old is thankful to be alive. She’s back home after undergoing complex heart surgery to remove a cyst.

“They went underneath my right arm and all the way to my back,” Satterfield said as she explained the surgery. “They separated my ribs, and he went in to remove the cyst after he collapsed my right lung.”