Deaths of patients with COVID-19

June 1, 2020

Statement on behalf of Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

We can confirm that sadly, 15 patients who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died within our community healthcare inpatient services; and two patients who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died within our mental health inpatient services.

Sally Morris, Chief Executive, for Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust said: “The death of any patient is a profound loss, deeply felt by those who loved and cared for them.

“Our thoughts and condolences remain with the families and loved ones who have been bereaved through this difficult time.”

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