COVID 19 Pandemic Figures (FOI/180)


Message from the customer - 30 November 2020

About your request for information

Subject - what is this request about?
Covid cases

What information are you requesting?
I would like to know, between 2nd and 22nd November 2020, how many people where
a) admitted to the hospital with a confirmed case of Covid 19
b) how many of these cases where moved on to ICU
c) how many people died in the hospital from confirmed Covid 19
d) the number of people currently in the hospital and ICU with confirmed Covid 19.






 




Message from UHCW - 02 December 2020

Good morning

In order to provide a response to your FOI request the answering department has asked for some clarification.

 

For question 1, how many people where a) admitted to the hospital with a confirmed case of Covid 19, can you please confirm if you are interested in patients who were diagnosed prior to admission or those that were diagnosed following admission.

 

If you can please provide clarification this will ensure that we can provide an accurate response for you.

 

Please note that your request will be on hold and the 20 day clock will stop until we receive your response.




Message from the customer - 02 December 2020

Hello

I would like the answer to the following please if possible,
How many where admitted with a prior confirmed case, i.e where admitted
because they had covid 19.
How many where admitted for another reason, i.e heart attack, stroke etc
but also had a prior positive covid 19 test.
How many tested positive after being admitted for another reason.

Many thanks

On Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 08:17 [email protected],
wrote:

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> University Hospital
> Clifford Bridge Road
> Walsgrave
> Coventry
> CV2 2DX
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> Direct Line: 024 76968771
> www.uhcw.nhs.uk
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>
>
>
> Good morning
>
> In order to provide a response to your FOI request the answering
> department has asked for some clarification.
>
>
>
> For question 1, how many people where a) admitted to the hospital with a
> confirmed case of Covid 19, can you please confirm if you are interested
> in patients who were diagnosed prior to admission or those that were
> diagnosed following admission.
>
>
>
> If you can please provide clarification this will ensure that we can
> provide an accurate response for you.
>
>
>
> Please note that your request will be on hold and the 20 day clock will
> stop until we receive your response.
>
>




Message from the customer - 21 December 2020

Hello

By the time you receive this it will be 20 days since my request FOI/180
and I have not had a response yet.

Many thanks
***** *****

On Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 08:17 [email protected],
wrote:

>
>
>
> University Hospital
> Clifford Bridge Road
> Walsgrave
> Coventry
> CV2 2DX
>
> Direct Line: 024 76968771
> www.uhcw.nhs.uk
>
>
>
>
> Good morning
>
> In order to provide a response to your FOI request the answering
> department has asked for some clarification.
>
>
>
> For question 1, how many people where a) admitted to the hospital with a
> confirmed case of Covid 19, can you please confirm if you are interested
> in patients who were diagnosed prior to admission or those that were
> diagnosed following admission.
>
>
>
> If you can please provide clarification this will ensure that we can
> provide an accurate response for you.
>
>
>
> Please note that your request will be on hold and the 20 day clock will
> stop until we receive your response.
>




Message from UHCW - 22 December 2020

Good morning

We received your request on 30/11/2020 and we have 20 working days to respond so the target date for us to respond is 04/01/2021.

 

We are working on your request and will send the response as soon as we are able.




Message from UHCW - 04 January 2021

Our Ref:  FOI/180
Date:  4th January 2021


By email only

 

Dear Requester


We write further to your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act received 30th November 2020.  We have set out your request, together with our response below. 


I would like to know, between 2nd and 22nd November 2020, how many people where
a) admitted to the hospital with a confirmed case of Covid 19 

1-10 admitted with COVID, 214 diagnosed in hospital

Please note that due to the availability of inferred or derived information from other sources, there may be a risk of identification owing to the very low numbers involved. For this reason, we are only able to provide you with aggregated answers.

b) how many of these cases where moved on to ICU 

30


c) how many people died in the hospital from confirmed Covid 19 

39 deaths reported by the Trust where the patient had a positive Covid-19 test or COVID was mentioned on the Death Certificate


d) the number of people currently in the hospital and ICU with confirmed Covid 19

As of 8am at 10/12/20 there were 101 people in hospital  with 15 in Critical Care


As we have provided the information that we do hold your request is now closed.  We trust that this is satisfactory but if you are dissatisfied with the way that it has been handled you have the right to ask for an internal review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to: Geoff Stokes, Director of Corporate Affairs, UHCW, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX.


If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.


Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Andrea Phillips
FOI & Access to Health Records Manager