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COVID-19 reports

12 November 2020

Information regarding the series of publications released today about COVID-19

A series of reports has been published today around the deaths of people with a learning disability during the pandemic – these are:

1. Public Health England report: COVID-19 deaths of people identified as having learning disabilities, including an easy read version.

An analysis of data from three sources that estimates the number of deaths of people with learning disabilities from COVID-19, and their characteristics.

Please find this at: 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-deaths-of-people-with-learning-disabilities


2. The University of Bristol report on the analysis of 206 completed reviews of deaths of people with a learning disability who died during the start of the COVID-19 pandemic has been published today, including an easy read version.

Please find this at:  

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/sps/leder/news/2020/leder-covid-19-reviews.html


3. NHS England/Improvement response to the University of Bristol report.

Please find this at: 

https://www.england.nhs.uk/publication/action-from-learning/

To contact us, please email: leder-team@bristol.ac.uk

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