Two more COVID-19 deaths and 96 new cases – although overall figures continue downward trend


WHILE another two COVID-19 related patients have sadly died at Warrington Hospital and another 96 new cases have been reported in the latest figures from Public Health England, overall figures continue a downward trend.

The 96 new cases in Warrington in the latest daily update from Public Health England takes the total since the start of the pandemic to 7,780 (7,684).
Cases in Warrington for the last seven days are 557 (600) – 265.2 (285.7) per 100,000 population, which continues the downward trend.
Meanwhile inpatient numbers at Warrington & Halton Hospitals Trust are starting to show a downward trend, although still exceed numbers during the first wave.
Latest figures from Warrington & Halton Hospitals updated Friday, November 20 2020 – Thursday’s figures in brackets. Figures are not updated at weekends.
Covid-19 positive inpatients 148 (163) of which 55 are Warrington residents – Of which 14 (14) are in ICU
Total number of tests (inpatients/community) cumulative – 37,969 (37,624)
Total tests with a positive result (inpatients/community/died/discharged) cumulative 2,666 (2,682)
Discharges of positive patients (excluding deaths) cumulative 790 (768)
Deaths of Covid-19 positive inpatients cumulative 238 (236)
The total number of deaths in Warrington within 28 days of a positive test reported by Public Health England is 248 (243) 118.1 per 100,000 population.
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England is now 286 (286).

Education settings data
Number of schools and early years settings with COVID-19 cases as at 16 November: 48
Number of pupils self-isolating (close contact) as at 11 November: 2640

Across the UK the daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Friday, November 20 was 511 (501), taking the total number of deaths to 54,286 (53,775).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 20,252 (22,915), taking the total number to 1,473,508 (1,453,256).
Across the country, there are 16,444 (16,409) patients currently in hospital and 1,426 (1,430) patients in ventilator beds.
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