Our West Lancashire Ormskirk & Southport NHS Trust hospitals have reported 41 new cases of coronavirus infections today, bringing the cumulative total to 3,787 cases, that’s now 3,313 infections per 100,000 of the population.
Sadly, seven people are reported today to have died at our hospitals from coronavirus. Three died on November 8, one on November 7, one on November 6, one on October 19 and one on September 28.
These are deaths where the person had tested positive for the virus or where COVID-19/coronavirus was mentioned on their death certificate. NHS England’s daily figures sometimes include previously uncounted deaths that took place several days, or even weeks, ago.
The total losses in West Lancashire are now 212.