United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust cares for 12 Covid-19 patients in hospital

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust was caring for 12 coronavirus patients in hospital as of Tuesday, figures show.

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust was caring for 12 coronavirus patients in hospital as of Tuesday, figures show.

NHS England data shows the number of people being treated in hospital for Covid-19 by 8am on June 7 was down from 15 on the same day the previous week.

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The number of beds at United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust occupied by people who tested positive for Covid-19 decreased by 60% in the last four weeks – 28 days ago, there were 30.

Across England there were 4,108 people in hospital with Covid as of June 7, with 116 of them in mechanical ventilation beds.

The number of Covid-19 patients hospitalised nationally has decreased by 44% in the last four weeks, while the number on mechanical ventilators has decreased by 34%.

The figures also show that 16 new Covid patients were admitted to hospital in United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust in the week to June 5. This was up from 13 in the previous seven days.