Media Release

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

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn CEO Caroline Shaw today said: “Sadly, the death of a patient, a man in his 80s, who had tested positive for COVID-19 and was being cared for in our hospital has been confirmed. Our thoughts are with his family and loved ones.”


The QEH, DHSC, NHS England and NHS Improvement will not be giving out any further information on this patient.

The media are asked to respect the wishes of the family, and the interests of staff at the hospital to avoid any disruption to operational services