Elderly patient who left Queen Elizabeth Hospital without notification returns to care facility overnight

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

24th May 2024 – (Hong Kong) During a recent update provided by the spokesman for Queen Elizabeth Hospital, it was announced today that the 77-year-old male patient, who departed the hospital premises without notification yesterday, has safely returned to his previous residence in an old age home during the early hours of this morning.

The patient’s unannounced departure had caused concern among healthcare officials and the public alike. However, the hospital spokesperson reassured that the individual has been located and is now back in the care facility. The specific circumstances surrounding the patient’s departure and subsequent return have not been disclosed.