Update on How the Website Will be Maintained

Up until today I have been searching the internet for stories about health care workers around the world who have succumbed to the COVID-19 virus over the past couple of months. I will no longer being doing this as the task has become overwhelming. I add multiple entries a day this way and I cannot…

Janice Graham

Age: 58 Died: April 6, 2020 Inverclyde, Scotland Profession: Nurse NHS Nurse Janice Graham, who was the first NHS worker to die from coronavirus in Scotland, has been praised for her “kindness and compassion” by colleagues. Ms Graham, 58, a health care support worker and district nurse, died at Inverclyde Royal Hospital on Monday 6April….

Dr Fayed Ayache

Age: 76 Died: (reported) April 8, 2020 Ipswich, UK Profession: Physician General Practice Dr Fayed Ayache, 76, was a dedicated GP who worked for the NHS in Suffolk for more than 40 years and “felt it was his duty to help” people, his daughter said. The father-of-two, who also ran an ear, nose and throat clinic…

Elsie Sazuze

Age: mid 30’s Died: April 8, 2020 Birmingham, UK Profession: Nurse Mother-of-two Elsie Sazuze was employed by Wolverhampton-based care agency Totallycare, worked in Cannock and is thought to have lived in Birmingham. Elsie died at Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield on Wednesday after showing symptoms of Covid-19, leaving behind her husband Ken and children…

Dr. Abdul Mabud Chowdhury

Age:53 Died: April 2020, London, UK (reported April 9, 2020) Profession: Physician Source LONDON: A British Muslim doctor diagnosed with coronavirus has died – three weeks after he warned UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson that health workers urgently need more PPE. Abdul Mabud Chowdhury, 53, passed away after 15 days in a hospital. He was…

Donald Suelto

Age: unk Died: (reported) April 8, 2020 London, UK Profession: Nurse NHS He was remembered as a “spirited friend with a loving heart”. Last month, Donald had changed his Facebook profile picture to an image of him wearing a protective mask emblazoned with the words: “I can’t stay at home, I’m a healthcare worker.” In…

Two Nurses Die in Suffolk County, New York

SUFFOLK COUNTY, Long Island (WABC) — Two nurses have died recently in Suffolk County, where hundreds of nurses have tested positive for COVID-19. A 63-year-old nurse at Huntington Hospital died and an ICU nurse in Brookhaven died, officials said Wednesday. Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said that some of the hardest-hit areas are in the…

Dr. Doug Bass

Age: 64 Died: March 2020 Profession: Anesthesiologist; Pain Specialist The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — As the coronavirus bore down on New York, Dr. Doug Bass’ family begged him to work from home. He refused, pointing to his patients at Phoenix House, a drug and alcohol treatment center where he served as medical director.“He…

Rebecca Mack

Age: 29 Died: April 5, 2020 Newcastle, UK Profession: Nurse Rebecca Mack, 29, had worked in the children’s cancer unit at Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary before leaving to take up other roles in the health sector. Ms Mack, of Morpeth, Northumberland, died on Sunday. Her friend Sarah Bredin-Kemp described her as “really, really caring” and…