No new Covid-19 deaths in Devon and Cornwall’s hospitals

There have been no new coronavirus deaths in any of the hospitals around Devon and Cornwall in the last 24 hours, according to the latest data from NHS England.

It is the first time this year no new Covid-19 fatalities have been recorded in hospitals across the two counties.

Yesterday, (January 10) three more coronavirus deaths at hospitals around Devon were reported.

Two of those happened at the RD&E Hospital and one at Mount Gould Hospital in Plymouth.

The total number of confirmed reported Covid-19 deaths at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital now sits at 178, while Mount Gould’s total is now at three.

NHS England data released on Monday showed that a further 489 people, who tested positive for Covid-19 have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 56,069.

Patients were aged between 26 and 103 years old. All except 33 (aged 26 to 97 years old) had known underlying health conditions.

Date of death ranges from 25 November 2020 to 10 January 2021 with the majority being on or after 8 January.

Their families have been informed.

The number of deaths of patients with Covid-19 by region are as follows:

East of England – 61

London – 124

Midlands – 110

North East & Yorkshire – 54

North West – 13

South East – 118

South West – 9

TOTAL 489

Hospital deaths across Devon and Cornwall

University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust: 142

Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust: 178

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust: 87

Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust: 80

Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust: 66

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust: 29

Livewell South West- Mount Gould Hospital: 3

Livewell South West- Tavistock Hospital: 1

Devon Live – Devon News