This is how many patients have been discharged from Morecambe Bay Hospitals after recovering from Covid-19

Morecambe Bay NHS Trust has confirmed how many people have been discharged from its hospitals after recovering from coronavirus.

Tuesday, 21st April 2020, 3:39 pm

The Trust has confirmed the number of patients discharged after making a full recovery.

It said a total of 192 people have been discharged from hospitals across Morecambe Bay after recovering from COVID-19.

However, it also confirmed that a total of 131 patients had died in its hospitals after testing positive for the virus.

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The figures include three deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.

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These figures suggest a discharge rate of 59% for those admitted to the Trust's hospitals after testing positive.

As well as the Royal Lancaster Infirmary, the Trust also runs two hospitals outside Lancashire - Furness General Hospital, in Barrow, and Westmorland General Hospital, in Kendal - so it is not possible to say how many of the deaths were in Lancashire.

192 people have been discharged from Morecambe Bay Hospitals following treatment for coronavirus

There have now been 397 deaths across Lancashire, with 2,572 people testing positive across the county.