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Royal Free cares for 54 patients with Covid-19 in hospital

NHS England data shows the number of people being treated in hospital with Covid-19 by 8am on December 3rd reports Sonja Tutty, Data Reporter

Two hospital staff members pushing a trolley through a doorway.
Across England there were 2,384 people in hospital with Covid as of December 3rd – (Credit – Radar)

Royal Free London Trust was caring for 54 patients with coronavirus in hospital as of Sunday, figures show.

NHS England data shows the number of people being treated in hospital with Covid-19 by 8am on December 3rd was up from 53 on the same day the previous week.

Across England there were 2,384 people in hospital with Covid as of December 3rd.

Nationally, the number of hospital patients with Covid-19 has decreased by 25% in the last four weeks.

The figures also show that 22 new patients with Covid were admitted to hospital in Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust in the week to December 1st.


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