Coronavirus in Portsmouth: New Covid-19 deaths reported at QA Hospital as total now 1,056

The latest figures from the NHS report that new deaths linked to Covid-19 have been confirmed at Queen Alexandra Hospital – taking the total to 1,056.

Wednesday, 17th November 2021, 4:52 pm
Updated Friday, 21st January 2022, 4:31 pm

Updated daily figures released by NHS England on Friday, January 21 show that three deaths were recorded on January 19.

All numbers registered in the last few days are subject to change as post mortem results are processed.

It means the total number of deaths linked to coronavirus at the hospital is 1,056 since the pandemic started.

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These are the Hampshire areas where the infection rate has increased

The daily figures include deaths where the patient has tested positive for Covid-19 in the preceding 28 days.

The first death at QA Hospital was recorded on March 14 in 2020.

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Confirmed cases in the Portsmouth City Council area have risen to more than 49,000 since the start of the pandemic.

While daily death figures are recorded by hospital trusts – and do not include those that occur in care homes – cases are recorded by council area.

There have been 611 deaths confirmed so far by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, and Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, in Winchester, has recorded 495 deaths.

Southern NHS Trust has seen 63, and Solent NHS Trust 16.

Here is the list of confirmed Covid deaths at QA Hospital recently:

January 19 – three deaths

January 18 – one death

January 17 – two deaths

January 15 – two deaths

January 13 – one death

January 12 – three deaths

January 11 – two deaths

January 9 – one death

January 4 – two deaths

January 3 – two deaths

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