Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Trust cares for 125 Covid-19 patients in hospital

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Trust was caring for 125 coronavirus patients in hospital as of Tuesday, figures show.

Orderlies push a bed at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry.
Orderlies push a bed at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry.

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Trust was caring for 125 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 April 26 was down from 156 on the same day the previous week.

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The number of beds at Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust occupied by people who tested positive for Covid-19 increased by 2% in the last four weeks – 28 days ago, there were 123.

Across England there were 11,320 people in hospital with Covid as of April 26, with 276 of them in mechanical ventilation beds.

The number of Covid-19 patients hospitalised nationally has decreased by 27% in the last four weeks, while the number on mechanical ventilators has decreased by 15%.

The figures also show that 49 new Covid patients were admitted to hospital in Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust in the week to April 24. This was down from 118 in the previous seven days.