Gloucestershire Health and Care Trust cares for eight Covid-19 patients in hospital

Gloucestershire Health and Care Trust was caring for eight coronavirus patients in hospital as of Tuesday, figures show.
Friday 29th July 2022 11:30 am
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Gloucestershire Health and Care Trust was caring for eight coronavirus patients in hospital as of Tuesday, figures show.

NHS England data shows the number of people being treated in hospital for Covid-19 by 8am on July 26 was up from five on the same day the previous week.

There were three beds occupied by Covid-19 patients four weeks ago in Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust.

Across England there were 12,113 people in hospital with Covid as of July 26, with 290 of them in mechanical ventilation beds.

The number of Covid-19 patients hospitalised nationally has increased by 49% in the last four weeks, while the number on mechanical ventilators has increased by 41%.

The figures also show that eight new Covid patients were admitted to hospital in Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust in the week to July 24. This was up from two in the previous seven days.