ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10) — An Emory Healthcare patient with a confirmed case of coronavirus has died, according to hospital officials. Georgia’s COVID-19 death toll is now 10, including this case.
A spokesperson issued this statement:
“The Emory Healthcare community is saddened to learn of the first death of one of our patients with confirmed COVID-19 despite the heroic efforts of our physicians, nurses and care team. For this patient’s family, this is an incredibly sad day. We are unable to provide any more details due to patient confidentiality. Emory Healthcare is committed to serving our patients and their loved ones with the most advanced care available throughout this unprecedented situation and beyond.”
There’s no word on which facility the patient was located at, the individual’s age or if they had any underlying condition contributing to their death.