#1563 (Discharged)

Age 77 Female

Close contact of local case

Asymptomatic

2020-07-14

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.

Residence
- 7.14

Lok Man House, Lok Fu Estate, Lok Fu