31st July 2020 – (Hong Kong) A spokesman for Tuen Mun Hospital announced today (31st) that an 82-year-old female patient who was diagnosed with COVID-19 passed away today. The patient has a chronic illness and was admitted to Tuen Mun Hospital for treatment on 26th July due to fever. His condition continued to deteriorate, and his family agreed that if the patient’s condition deteriorated again, CPR would not be performed for the patient, and the patient passed away at 12:18 am today.
The hospital expressed grief about the death of the patient and will provide appropriate assistance to the family. Together with the above cases, a total of 26 new coronary pneumonia patients have passed away in public hospitals.