Inquest into the death of VELT, Hank Jakob
Hank Jakob Velt died at the Ashford Hospital, Ashford on 6 May 2016 aged 65 years.\r\nAfter admission on 29 April 2016, he had a laparoscopic cholecystectomy1 and\r\ncommenced recovery in a general ward. He suffered some post-operative\r\ncomplications including fever and shortness of breath, for which he was placed under\r\nthe care of a general physician. A suspected infection was treated with antibiotics.\r\nAfter making satisfactory progress, he was being considered for release home.
David Richard Latimer Whittle, State Coroner on 30/10/2020