Frimley Health hospitalises 122 patients in latest Covid-19 figures

Frimley Health Trust was caring for 122 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 January 4 was down from 171 on the same day the previous week.

The number of beds at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust occupied by people who tested positive for Covid-19 more than tripled in the last four weeks – 28 days ago, there were 37.

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Across England there were 9,332 people in hospital with Covid as of January 4, with 212 of them in mechanical ventilation beds.

The number of Covid-19 patients hospitalised nationally has increased by 70% in the last four weeks, while the number on mechanical ventilators has increased by 78%.

The figures also show that 112 new Covid patients were admitted to hospital in Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust in the week to January 2. This was down from 173 in the previous seven days.

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