Chesterfield hospital releases statement after death of patient

Chesterfield Royal Hospital has this afternoon issued a statement following the death of a patient.

Monday, 30th April 2018, 3:56 pm
Updated Monday, 30th April 2018, 4:01 pm
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A hospital spokesman said: "Our thoughts and condolences are with the family of a patient who died at Chesterfield Royal Hospital this morning.

"We are also concerned for the well-being of our staff and are offering appropriate support for those affected by the incident.

"In circumstances like this, where a suicide is suspected or confirmed, the death is reported to Derbyshire Constabulary and an investigation takes place to inform the inquest process for HM the Coroner."

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