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Covid Nottingham Hospitals update: Latest admissions, deaths and occupancy

Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG have prepared their weekly update as to the Covid situation in their hospitals.

The update covers data for Sherwood Forest Hospitals, Nottingham University Hospitals and Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust.

Hospitals

  • There have been 84 admissions relating to Covid-19 in the seven days to 24 October, which compares to 80 in the previous 7-day period
  • Our hospitals had 147 beds occupied by Covid+ patients on 26 October, this compares to 143 beds on 19 October
  • Of those 147 beds, 12% (18 beds) were mechanically ventilated and in the most critical condition
  • In the week from 21-27 October there were 10 deaths, which compares to 16 the previous week

*Sherwood Forest Hospitals, Nottingham University Hospitals and Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust

General Practice

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  • Latest data shows that in September there were 548,322 GP appointments with 60 per cent of these being face-to-face and 49 per cent of patients being seen the same day or next.

Vaccinations

  • Latest figures (8 December – 24 October) show in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire 1,434,654 first and second dose vaccines have been administered. This means that 81.6 per cent of over 18s have now received 2 doses.
  • 58.6 per cent of 18-29-year-olds have had two doses.
  • 88.7 per cent of those aged 30 and over have had two doses.

Remember 

The NHS is here for you and so if you are concerned about a new lump or mole or have any other health issues then please get in touch with your GP.

If it is not an emergency you can use a range of service, such as:

Pharmacy 

Pharmacies can offer over the counter advice and treat common illnesses such as colds, sore throats, stings and allergies.

Call 111 First 

Once a patients calls 111 or visits 111 online they will be navigated to the most appropriate service, first time by a trained operator. The operator will even be able to book appointments and timeslots at the most appropriate health service for your needs.

Visit the NHS Urgent Care Centre 

  • Nottingham – The NHS Urgent Care Centre (next to the BBC building) is open every day from 7am-9pm. It deals with non-life threatening injuries and health problems. You don’t need an appointment to attend. Seaton House, London Road, Nottingham, NG2 4LA Tel: 0115 883 8500
  • Newark – Newark Urgent Treatment Centre at Newark Hospital is open 9am-9pm. It can be found on Boundary Road, NG24 4DE
  • Sutton In Ashfield – Primary Care 24 is open 24 hours a day and can be found at King’s Mill Hospital, NG17 4JL

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