ONE more COVID-19 related death has sadly been reported at Warrington Hospital while 111 new cases have been confirmed in the town although infection rates have fallen slightly.
The 111 (115) new cases reported by Public Health England, take the total number of cases in Warrington since the start of the pandemic to 27,959 (27,848).
Infection rates in Warrington for the last seven days have fallen slightly to 707 (739) – 337.6 (352.9) per 100,000 population over a seven-day period which is still below the national average of 392.1 (383.6) per 100,000, which have risen.
While one more death has sadly been reported at Warrington Hospital, inpatient numbers have remained at 21, while five patients have been discharged with two in ICU.
Meanwhile, the UK The UK has recorded 147 more coronavirus-related deaths and 37,622 new COVID-19 infections in the latest 24-hour period.
Since the pandemic began early last year, 133,988 people in the UK have died within 28 days of testing positive for COVID and there have been 7,168,806 lab-confirmed infections.Also, 25,774 people received their first dose of a coronavirus vaccine yesterday, bringing the total to 48,370,340 (89% of people aged 16 and over in the UK).
And 96,702 had their second jab on Wednesday, meaning 43,805,608 are now fully vaccinated (80.6%).
Warrington & Halton Hospitals figures Monday-Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
Current inpatients as of Friday, September 10 (confirmed positive result – 14 days or less from first positive sample) – 21 (21) including 2 (3) in ICU.
Cumulative discharges (discharges of positive patients [excluding deaths]– 2254 (2249)
Cumulative deaths (deaths of positive inpatients) – current figure 524 (523)
*Hospital deaths include residents from Warrington and Halton. Total deaths of Warrington residents can be seen below.
The total number of deaths in Warrington within 28 days of a positive test reported by Public Health England is currently 499 (497) 237.8 per 100,000 population compared to the national rate of 199.7.
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England in all settings is 579 (579).
Across the UK the daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Friday, September 10 2021 was 147 (167), taking the total number of deaths to 133,988 (133,841).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 37,622 (38,013), taking the total number to 7,168,806 (7,132,072).
Across the country, there are 8,098 (8,085) patients currently in hospital and 1,060 (1,060) on ventilation.
Total number of 1st dose vaccinations: 48,370,340 (48,344,566) and second dose 48,370,340 (43,708,906)
To find out more about COVID-19 testing, and to book a test if you have symptoms, visit http://warrington.gov.uk/get-tested-coronavirus
For the latest COVID-19 guidance for Warrington visit https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-latest-guidance