Announcement of COVID-19 related death

Statement on behalf of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Roland Sinker, Chief Executive, for Cambridge University Hospital NHS Trust said:  

“We can confirm that sadly, a patient in their 90s with underlying health conditions has passed away at Addenbrooke’s Hospital. They had tested positive for COVID-19.  

“Our thoughts and condolences remain with the patient’s family and loved ones at this difficult time."  

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Notes for editors

  • The Trust, 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 families, and the interests of staff at the hospital to avoid any disruption to operational services.