The location of every new Covid death recorded at Yorkshire hospitals as total rises by two in latest NHS daily update

A total of two new Covid deaths have been recorded in Yorkshire, according to the latest NHS figures.

Figures released by NHS England show six deaths were recorded as having taken place in the 24 hours to 4pm on Thursday April 22, including two in Yorkshire and the Humber.

Since April 28 2020, NHS England and NHS Improvement also started to report the number of patient deaths where there has been no Covid-19 positive test result but it is documented as a direct or underlying cause of death in the death certification process.

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A total of two new Covid deaths have been recorded in Yorkshire, according to the latest NHS figures. Photo credit: PA

Some 8,837 deaths with covid on the death certificate have been recorded across Yorkshire and the Humber since the start of the pandemic.

The time taken for positive results to be received is among the potential factors in a delay between a death happening and being recorded.

Since April 28 2020, NHS England and NHS Improvement also started to report the number of patient deaths where there has been no Covid-19 positive test result but it is documented as a direct or underlying cause of death in the death certification process.

Deaths were recorded at the following hospital trusts in Yorkshire and the Humber:

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 1

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust: 1

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