Media statement - 14 March 2020
Countess of Chester Hospital Chief Executive, Dr Susan Gilby, said:
“Sadly, we can confirm that a man who was being cared for at The Countess of Chester Hospital, and had tested positive for COVID-19, has died.
“The patient was in his 80s and had underlying health conditions.
“His family has been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”