Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust cares for 104 Covid-19 patients in hospital
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust was caring for 104 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 August 9 was down from 152 on the same day the previous week.
The number of beds at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust occupied by people who tested positive for Covid-19 decreased by 55% in the last four weeks – 28 days ago, there were 232.
Across England there were 8,624 people in hospital with Covid as of August 9, with 233 of them in mechanical ventilation beds.
The number of Covid-19 patients hospitalised nationally has decreased by 37% in the last four weeks, while the number on mechanical ventilators has decreased by 12%.
The figures also show that 98 new Covid patients were admitted to hospital in Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust in the week to August 7. This was down from 114 in the previous seven days.