Three further coronavirus patient deaths recorded by Surrey NHS trusts in past day

NHS trusts operating in and around Surrey have recorded three further deaths of patients who had tested positive for coronavirus in the past day.

In the latest daily figures, published on Wednesday afternoon (July 15), the NHS says there have now been 1,195 patient deaths in Surrey hospitals since the start of the pandemic.

This is up from 1,192 recorded in Tuesday’s (July 14) statistics.

Frimley Health, Epsom and St Helier, and Royal Surrey have each recorded one further death. It should be noted that both Frimley and Epsom and St Helier operate sites outside of the county.

Overall in England a further 22 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals to 29,125.

“Patients were aged between 54 and 93 years old,” NHS England says in a statement. “All patients had known underlying health conditions. Their families have been informed.”

For a breakdown of deaths per NHS trust operating in and around Surrey, please see below:

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust – 364 (increase of one)

Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust – 276 (increase of one)

Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust – 259 (no change)

Ashford and St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust – 189 (no change)

Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust – 98 (increase of one)

Woking Community Hospital – one (no change)

Nuffield Health, Woking – one (no change)

Mount Alvernia, Guildford – two (no change)

Walton Community Hospital – three (no change)

St Magnus in Haslemere – two (no change)

According to figures released by the Department for Health and Social Care on Wednesday afternoon, there has been one further coronavirus case recorded in Surrey in the past day.

The total now stands at 4,620 recorded cases since the start of the pandemic, up from 4,619 yesterday.

Overall in the UK there have been 45,053 deaths in all settings of people who had tested positive for coronavirus, an increase of 85 in 24 hours.

Lab-confirmed cases have increased by 538, and now stand at 291,911 since the start of the pandemic.

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