#1563 (Discharged)

Age 77 Female

Close contact of local case



Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Lok Fu

Queen Elizabeth Hospital's A6 internal medicine ward

The patient has underlying health conditions and no travel history, having exhibited no symptoms. A resident at Helping Hand Hong Kong Bank Foundation Lok Fu Care Home, she was admitted to hospital on July 2 due to long-term illness, and was in the same ward as patient #1513. She was transferred to Buddhist Hospital on July 12 and, back then, tested negative for the virus. She was transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for isolation upon diagnosis of patient #1513, and tested positive for the virus upon re-testing. A patient who was in the same medical ward was later diagnosed and is patient #1602.

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Lok Man House, Lok Fu Estate, Lok Fu