Eight Covid-related deaths — but no patients in critical care

Eight Covid-related deaths — but no patients in critical care

By Jill Theobald | 01/12/2021

Eight Covid-related deaths — but no patients in critical care

EIGHT more people have died at Rotherham Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 — but there are no Covid-positive patients in critical care for the second week running.

As of this morning, the number of inpatients testing positive had halved — 24 compared with 50 last week — and there were none in critical care. 

The latest deaths bring the total of Covid-positive patients who have died at the hospital since the start of the pandemic to 706.

The total number of inpatients who have tested positive since Covid-19 began is now 3,496. 

A total of 201,576 people in the borough have had their first vaccination, while 184,842 have had their second. 



Newsletter

Sign up to our weekly newsletter delivered straight to your inbox

Spotted something we should know about?

Call our Newsdesk on 01709 803562
Or email newsdesk@rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk
Message us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheRotherhamAdvertiser/