ONE more patient has sadly died at Warrington Hospital since yesterday while 37 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the town in the latest figures from Public Health England, which continues a downward trend.
The 37 (44) new cases in Warrington in the latest daily update from Public Health England takes the total since the start of the pandemic to 7,946 (7,909).
Cases in Warrington for the last seven days are 470 (498) – 223.8 (237.1) per 100,000 population, which continues a downward trend.
Inpatient numbers at the hospital have increased slightly from 152 to 154, although nine patients were also discharged.
Latest figures from Warrington & Halton Hospitals updated Tuesday, November 24 2020 – Monday’s figures in brackets. Figures are not updated at weekends.
Covid-19 positive inpatients 154 (152) of which 56 are Warrington residents – Of which 18 (16) are in ICU
Total number of tests (inpatients/community) cumulative – 39,106 (38,724)
Total tests with a positive result (inpatients/community/died/discharged) cumulative 2,750 (2,717)
Discharges of positive patients (excluding deaths) cumulative 816 (807)
Deaths of Covid-19 positive inpatients cumulative 245 (244)
The total number of deaths in Warrington within 28 days of a positive test reported by Public Health England is 250 (250) 119 per 100,000 population.
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England is 303 (286).
Education settings data
Number of schools and early years settings with COVID-19 cases as of 23 November: 43
Number of pupils self-isolating (close contact) as of 23 November: 2373
Across the UK the daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Tuesday, November 24 was 608 (206), taking the total number of deaths to 55,838 (55,230).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 11,299 (15,450), taking the total number to 1,538,794 (1,527,495).
Across the country, there are 16,158 (16,390) patients currently in hospital and 1,487 (1,421) patients in ventilator beds.
To find out more about COVID-19 testing, and to book a test if you have symptoms, visit warrington.gov.uk/get-tested-coronavirus
For the latest COVID-19 guidance for Warrington visit https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-latest-guidance