12 new Covid deaths recorded at Leeds hospitals as Yorkshire death toll nears 4,000
There have been 12 new Covid-19 deaths recorded at Leeds hospitals, NHS England said on Saturday.
Three patients died on Monday November 9, two on Tuesday November 10, four on Wednesday November 11 and three on Thursday November 12.
Deaths were recorded where a patient either tested positive for Covid-19 or where no positive test result was received for Covid-19, but Covid-19 was mentioned on their death certificate.
NHS England releases updated figures each day showing the dates of every coronavirus-related death at hospitals in England, often including previously uncounted deaths that took place several days or even weeks ago.
A total of 60 new Covid-19 deaths were recorded at hospitals in Yorkshire.
It brings the total number of coronavirus deaths recorded at Yorkshire hospitals since the start of the pandemic to 3,997.
Deaths were recorded at the following hospital trusts:
Airedale NHS Foundation Trust - 1
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 4
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 3
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust - 4
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 6
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust - 2
Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 5
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust - 12
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust - 6
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust - 5
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust - 2
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 4
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 5
York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 1
Across all English hospitals, a further 304 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported at hospitals in England to 36,190.
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