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44 more people die in Greater Manchester hospitals after testing positive for coronavirus – Manchester Evening News

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A further 44 people have died in Greater Manchester’s hospitals after contracting coronavirus.

The region’s hospital death toll has risen to 4,504, the latest NHS figures show.

Seventeen more deaths have been recorded at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust in the last 24 hours.

The trust’s figures include those for the Manchester Royal Infirmary and Wythenshawe Hospital.

Meanwhile, eight more deaths were confirmed by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.

Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust recorded six more deaths. The organisation runs the Royal Oldham Hospital, North Manchester General, Rochdale Infirmary and Fairfield General.

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, recorded five more deaths, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust four, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust two and Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust two.

The total number of coronavirus deaths at hospital trusts in Greater Manchester, as of Wednesday January 13, are:

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust – 497 (+5)

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust – 9

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust – 843 (17)

NHS Nightingale Hospital North West – 6

Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust – 1,247 (+6)

Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust – 7

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust – 392 (+2)

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust – 371 (+8)

Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust – 471 (+2)

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust – 20

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust – 641 (+4)

Nationally, a further 1,012 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 57,828.

Patients were aged between 39 and 102 years old. All except 46 (aged 39 to 98 years old) had known underlying health conditions.

Date of death ranges from May 8, 2020 to January 12 with the majority being on or after January 6.

Each day the NHS releases an update on the number of fatalities related to coronavirus at hospitals across England.

These are cases where a patient has tested positive within 28 days or where Covid-19 is mentioned on their death certificate.

You can view the data here.