Media Release

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

Caroline Shaw, Chief Executive of The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn, today said: “I can confirm that three patients – two women in their 70s and a man in his 80s – who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died while being cared for at our hospital. On behalf of the Trust, I would like to offer my condolences to their relatives and loved ones.”


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.