Published on: 23 April 2020

23 April 2020

Ifti Majid, Chief Executive, for Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Trust said: 

“We can confirm that sadly, a patient in their late 80s who had underlying health conditions has passed away, whilst receiving care from one of our hospitals. They had tested positive for COVID-19. 

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


  • The Trust, DHSC, NHS England and NHS Improvement will not be giving out any further information on 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.

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