Media Release

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

Caroline Shaw Chief Executive for The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, said “We can confirm today that a further three patients – a man in his 80s, a man in his 70s and a lady in her 90s – who had tested positive for COVID-19 have sadly 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 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.