Media Release

COVID-19 statement from The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn

Caroline Shaw Chief Executive for QEH, said: “We can confirm today that two women in their 70s and a man in his 60s who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died while being cared for at our hospital. Our thoughts are with their families and loved ones at this difficult time.”


  • The QEH, DHSC, NHS England and NHS Improvement will not be giving out any further information on these patients.
  • The media are asked to respect the wishes of the families, and the interests of staff at the hospital to avoid any disruption to operational services.