Northern Care Alliance Trust cares for 79 patients with Covid-19 in hospital

Northern Care Alliance Trust was caring for 79 patients with coronavirus in hospital as of Sunday, figures show.
Orderlies push a bed at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry.Orderlies push a bed at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry.
Orderlies push a bed at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry.

Northern Care Alliance Trust was caring for 79 patients with coronavirus in hospital as of Sunday, figures show.

NHS England data shows the number of people being treated in hospital with Covid-19 by 8am on September 10 was up from 64 on the same day the previous week.

Across England there were 3,356 people in hospital with Covid as of September 10.

Nationally, the number of hospital patients with Covid-19 has increased by 43% in the last four weeks.

The figures also show that 38 new patients with Covid were admitted to hospital in Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust in the week to September 8.