Covid-19 hospital inpatient numbers 22 April 2021

Published on: 22 April 2021

Hospital trusts in West Yorkshire and Harrogate collectively release this information at 2pm on a Thursday on a weekly basis to provide the media and public with an overview of the current position within the regional and local NHS. 

There is currently a combined total of 102 patients who have tested positive for Covid-19 receiving care in our hospitals across West Yorkshire and Harrogate, with 9 patients requiring intensive care.

Whilst the number of Covid-19 patients admitted to our hospitals is slowly decreasing, it is still extremely important that people across West Yorkshire and Harrogate keep themselves safe by washing their hands, wearing masks, social-distancing, and adhering to national Government guidance. It is only by doing this that we can make sure our local NHS can provide urgent and emergency care for all those who need it.

If you are in a priority group eligible for vaccination, you will be contacted to book an appointment. A daily report showing the numbers of those vaccinated nationally is published on the NHS England website.

The vaccine rollout means that gradually more people are becoming protected from becoming seriously ill with Covid-19. However, it is important that people continue to adhere to national Government guidance after receiving their vaccination to help prevent spreading Covid-19 to others.

Each trust’s current position on planned surgery is available on individual trust websites. A daily record of patients who have died is published by NHS England.  

Emergency departments across West Yorkshire and Harrogate are increasingly busy. You can help your local NHS by choosing the most appropriate service for your needs. If your condition is not life-threatening, call NHS 111 for advice on what to do next.

Data by trust (as at 8am 22/04/21)*

Hospital Trust

Total inpatients with Covid-19*

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust 

1

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

38

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

9

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust

6

The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

27

The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

21

*Hospitals across our region have varying bed numbers and services

Source: West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership