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Coronavirus: Death

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 42864, tabled on 4 May 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people employed or volunteering in NHS hospitals who have died as the result of a covid-19 infection were working on (a) intensive care wards, (b) Blue (covid-19) wards and (c) Red (non-covid 19) wards.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

21 May 2020

As of 13 May 2020, the number of National Health Service workers who have died from COVID-19 in England is 147. At this stage, the data that we hold is not available in the format requested. We will continue to review what data we publish.

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