NO further COVID-19 related deaths have been reported in Warrington, with infection rates and hospital inpatient numbers continuing to fall in the town.
A total of 206 (240) new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed by the UK Health Security Agency in the latest daily data, taking the total number of cases in Warrington since the start of the pandemic to 59,651 (59,445).
Infection rates over a seven-day period have fallen again to 1,747 (1,856) – 834.3 (886.4) per 100,000 population which are now below the national average of 954.2 (949.2) per 100,000, which have risen again.
While no further deaths have been reported inpatient numbers have fallen again from 43 -39, including 1 in ICU, while another eight patients were discharged.
Warrington & Halton Hospitals figures Monday-Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
Current inpatients as of Friday, January 28, 2022 (confirmed positive result – 14 days or less from first positive sample) – 39 (43) including 1 (1) in ICU.
Cumulative discharges (discharges of positive patients [excluding deaths]– 2,981 (2973)
Cumulative deaths (deaths of positive inpatients) – current figure 605 (605)
*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 558 (557) 266.5 per 100,000 population compared to the national rate of 231.5
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England in all settings is 627 (627) 298.5.
*Daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Friday, January 28, 2022 – 277 (338), taking the total number of deaths to 155,317 (155,040).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 89,176 (96,871), taking the total number to 16,333,980 (16,245,474).
Across the country, there are 16,149 (16,510) patients currently in hospital and 549 (561) on ventilation.
Total number of 1st dose vaccinations: 52,297,579 (52,281,873) and second dose 48,314,633 (48,284,685) Booster or third vaccination total 37,157,898 (37,104,942).
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