The location of every new Covid death recorded at Yorkshire's hospitals as total rises by 11 in latest NHS daily update

A total of 11 new Covid deaths have been recorded in Yorkshire.

Eleven more deaths were recorded at Yorkshire's hospitals in the latest daily update
Eleven more deaths were recorded at Yorkshire's hospitals in the latest daily update

Figures released by NHS England show 77 deaths were recorded in the country's hospitals in the 24 hours to 4pm on Tuesday, March 16.

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 2

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Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 1

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 1

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust - 1

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 4

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 1

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 1

The deaths were between January 17, 2021 and March 16, 2021.

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.

The figures for the latest reporting period show there were 28 such deaths in England.

A total of 8,638 people have died with the virus in Yorkshire according to statistics.