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Royal Free London Trust cares for 78 patients with Covid-19 in hospital

The number being treated for Covid-19 on January 28th by the main hospital group serving Barnet was down from 80 on the same day last week reports Marieta Marinova, Data Reporter

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Across England there were 3,883 people in hospital with Covid as of January 28th – (Credit – Radar)

Royal Free London Trust was caring for 78 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 January 28th was down from 80 on the same day the previous week.

Across England there were 3,883 people in hospital with Covid as of January 28.

Nationally, the number of hospital patients with Covid-19 has decreased by 6% in the last four weeks.

The figures also show that 43 new patients with Covid were admitted to hospital in Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust in the week to January 26th.


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