The NHS And Treatment Staff Who Have Died In The Program Of The Coronavirus Pandemic

The NHS And Treatment Staff Who Have Died In The Program Of The Coronavirus Pandemic

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More than 100 frontline NHS and care workers are confirmed to have died during the coronavirus pandemic.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said that 82 health workers and 16 care workers have died from Covid-19, however, this is only a partial picture.

Tributes from local NHS trusts and loved ones have confirmed the deaths of 98 people working for the NHS and seven in care homes since March 25.

This list is of people who were working in roles shortly before their deaths where they were likely to come into contact with patients. Other deaths are yet to be confirmed.

These are the names verified by the PA news agency, listed chronologically.

Eileen Landers, cleaner

The hospital cleaner with a "heart of gold" died after contracting Covid-19 on April 26 at Queen's Hospital in Burton-upon-Trent, where she had worked for the past 16 years.

Fiona Anderson, nurse

The community staff nurse at Grindon Lane Primary Care Centre, Sunderland, "devoted her life to helping others" before she died on April 26 after testing positive for the virus.

Her family said she died "doing what she loved, working for the NHS and caring for those in need".

Jodon Gait, nurse

The 46-year-old had symptoms of Covid-19 before dying at home on April 25. He had been working for just over 12 months in the medical short stay unit at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, where he was described as "a dedicated, passionate, caring colleague".

Larni Zuniga, care home nurse

Mr Zuniga, who received his British citizenship in February, died on April 24 aged 54, at St Thomas' Hospital in central London.

After arriving in the UK 12 years ago in a bid to make a better life for his family, according to a friend, he worked in the Surrey Hills care home in Godalming.

- Dr Vishna Rasiah, consultant neonatologist

Dr Vishna Rasiah, who worked as a "clinical lead" at Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust, died after contracting coronavirus, the trust announced on April 24.

His wife Liza said: "He treated every patient and family he cared for as his own. I couldn't have been prouder of him."

Sharon Scanlon, care worker

The "dedicated, hard-working" 58-year-old, a member of Powys County Council's adult social care team in Mid Wales for four years, died of suspected Covid-19 on April 23. From Brecon, she was married and had two grown-up children and a granddaughter.

- Mahadaye Jagroop, nurse

Also known as Mary, Ms Jagroop worked at Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham, where she died after contracting Covid-19 on April 22.

"Mary was a respected and loved member of our team and touched the lives of many in her distinguished career as a nurse," said Lisa Stalley-Green, chief nurse at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

- Katy Davis, nurse

The University of Southampton confirmed the death of Katy Davis, who worked in child health and was described by her colleagues as "a nurse people would aspire to be like".

The 38-year-old had underlying health conditions and died on April 21 at Southampton General Hospital after testing positive for the virus.

- Melonie Mitchell, 111 worker

Ms Mitchell's death was confirmed by the London Ambulance Service, where she worked. Chief executive Garrett Emmerson said she "will be greatly missed".

- Medhat Atalla, consultant

The "hugely popular and respected" Dr Atalla died following treatment for coronavirus at Doncaster Royal Infirmary (DRI), where he worked as a consultant geriatrician, the hospital said.

He moved to Britain from Egypt about 20 years ago and his colleagues said he cared for elderly people on three continents, including across the north of England.

- Angie Cunningham, nurse

Angie Cunningham provided "amazing care" as a nurse for 30 years before she died at Borders General Hospital, where she worked, on April 22.

In a joint statement with NHS Borders Trust chief executive Ralph Roberts, Ms Cunningham's family said: "Angie was a much-loved wife, mother, sister, granny and great granny, as well as a friend to many more."

- Ian Reynolds, paramedic

Ian Reynolds, 53, had worked as a paramedic for more than 30 years, and for the last eight had been working as a member of the Selhurst Park pitch-side medical team.

Crystal Palace Football Club paid tribute to him and said he was a "much-loved colleague" and friend.

We are saddened to inform supporters of the news that Ian Reynolds, a much-loved colleague, friend, and a member of the CPFC family lost his battle against Coronavirus earlier this week.

Our thoughts are with his friends and family.#CPFC

— Crystal Palace F.C. (H) (@CPFC) April 22, 2020
>- Ann Shepherd, counsellor
>Ann Shepherd, who had worked at the Moir Medical Centre in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, for 26 years, died in hospital earlier this week, the Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust said

>The 80-year-old, from Leicester, had underlying health conditions before contracting coronavirus.
>- Sharon Bamford, care assistant
>Sharon Bamford was described as a "warm" and "caring" healthcare assistant who worked on the haematology/oncology ward at Singleton Hospital in Swansea

>Her death on April 21 follows that of her husband Malcolm, who also died after contracting Covid-19. Their son, Christian, was admitted to hospital with the virus but has since been discharged

>- Charlie Goodwin, ambulance worker
>The 61-year-old was described as "an enormously respected member" of the first4care ambulance service in Nottinghamshire. He spent 11 days in intensive care with Covid-19 before he died on April 20

>Mr Goodwin had been an ambulance worker for two decades, and his wife Julie said he "wanted to help out and do his bit"

>- Dr Yusuf Patel, GP and surgery founder
>Father-of-three Dr Yusuf Patel, 61, founded Woodgrange Medical Practice in Newham, east London, where he worked as GP for over two decades before he died with coronavirus symptoms on April 20

>Dr Patel's colleagues there have remembered him as a "simple, humble and honest man" who was "the life and soul of any party.

> - Grant Maganga, mental health nurse
>Grant Maganga died on April 20 at Tameside Hospital after 11 years of nursing, most recently at Hurst Place in Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester, a rehabilitation unit for men with severe mental illness and complex needs

>"Grant was an exceptional nurse who cared deeply for his patients and lit up the room with his infectious smile and positive personality," said Clare Parker, director of nursing at Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Mr Maganga's unit

>- Kirsty Jones, healthcare support worker
>The mother-of-two died on Monday after working for 24 years with NHS Lanarkshire, where she was described as a "selfless and bright" employee

>Her husband, Nigel, said: "She was a wonderful wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend and nurse… A void has opened in our hearts that will never be filled

/>- Sadeq Elhowsh, orthopaedic surgeon
/>The 58-year-old father of four worked for St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in Merseyside for 17 year

/>His nephew Raeif, 32, said Mr Elhowsh was "truly a great friend and "an intelligent, kind-hearted, determined, cheerful and highly accomplished man

/>- Sophie Fagan, carer support specialist 
/>Described as an "extraordinary woman" who "refused to retire", Sophie Fagan, 78, was well known at Homerton University Hospital and across Hackney, first qualifying as a nurse in 196

/>Paying tribute to her, Homerton chief executive Tracey Fletcher said: "She refused to fully retire and, although she did reduce her hours, she was often to be found meeting relatives and supporting staff in the hospital when she wasn't due to be. Sophie wanted to make a difference and caring for the elderly was her passio

/>- Craig Wakeham, GP
/>Dr Wakeham had been working as a GP for 30 years, and a message on the Cerne Abbas Surgery website said: "He was also a leading light in both the Clinical Commissioning Group and Local Medical Committee, as well as a devoted husband and father to his two boys

/>He had spent several days in hospital after contracting the virus.
/>- Ate Wilma Banaag, nurse
/>Nurse and mother of three Ate Wilma Banaag had worked at Watford General Hospital for almost two decades, since she arrived in the UK in January 200

/>A fundraiser, set up in her memory, said she was "so hard-working up to her last working days" when she contracted the viru

/>- Ade Dickson, mental health nurse
/>Mr Dickson had been working in the Barnet Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team at the time of his deat

/>The Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust, which announced his death, said: "Ade was a highly respected colleague who will be deeply missed by his family, friends, Trust staff and patients

/>- Gerallt Davies, emergency consultant
/>On April 20, the 51-year-old, from Swansea, became the first paramedic in Wales to die after contacting coronavirus. He had worked for the Welsh Ambulance Service for 26 year

/>- Manjeet Singh Riyat, emergency consultant
/>Mr Riyat, the first Sikh to work as an A&E consultant in the UK, died on April 20. He was known by his colleagues at the Royal Derby Hospital as the "father of the emergency department

/>- Joanne Klenczon, domestic supervisor
/>A 34-year-old domestic supervisor from Northampton General Hospital (NGH), Ms Klenzon's death was announced by the trust on April 2

/>Dr Sonia Swart, chief executive at the trust, said: "Joanna Klenczon touched the lives of so many people at NGH and she will be missed by everyone who knew or worked with he

/>- Chrissie Emerson, healthcare assistant
/>Ms Emerson was working at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn in Norfolk when she died after testing positive for Covid-1

/>In a joint statement issued on April 20, Queen Elizabeth Hospital chief executive Caroline Shaw and chairman Professor Steve Barnett said: "The whole family at QEH is deeply saddened at losing Chrissie Emerson, who was such a valued colleague, and much-loved wife to Michael and cherished mother and grandmothe

/>- Grace Kungwengwe, healthcare worker
/>The frontline worker and grandmother is described as a "dedicated NHS worker, who loved her job and was actively working until she tested positive (for) Covid-19" on a fundraising page set up in her memor

/>It said: "She was loved by many and her dedication and care for others was second to none."
/>- Josephine Matseke (Manini), nurse
/>Josephine Masteke (Manini), also known as Josephine Peter, died on April 18 at Southport and Formby District General Hospital after testing positive for Covid-1

/>She had been working at Southport on an agency contract since February and had been a nurse for 20 years. She was married with two childre

/>- Rajesh Kalraiya, community paediatrician, and Mamoona Rana, trainee registrar in psychiatry
/>The North East London Foundation Trust (NELFT) confirmed the deaths of Drs Kalraiya and Rana, describing them as two "highly valued and respected colleagues

/>Dr Kalraiya was 68 and was working as a locum in Romford. Dr Rana was 49.
/>- Margaret Tapley, healthcare assistant
/>The "phenomenal, committed, kind-hearted" auxiliary nurse was still working night shifts when she died on April 19, at the age of 8

/>Her grandson, Tom Wood, paid tribute to her and said she had inspired him to become a nurse himsel

/>- Patrick McManus, nurse
/>Mr McManus, 60, had worked as a nurse in Staffordshire for more than 40 years when he died after contracting Covid-1

/>- Unnamed paramedic for North West Ambulance Service
/>The paramedic was married with children and had worked for the trust for a considerable number of year

/>Chief executive Daren Mochrie said the death will "deeply affect many people within the trust".
/>- Jenelyn Carter, healthcare assistant
/>Ms Carter worked on the admissions ward at Morriston Hospital and was well-loved by all her colleagues and patients, Swansea Bay University Health Board sai

/>- Michael Allieu, staff nurse
/>Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust confirmed that staff nurse Michael Allieu died on April 18 at Homerton Hospita

/>Dean McKee, care worker
/>The 28-year-old, who worked at St Vincent's House care home in Hammersmith, died on April 7.
/>While the family had not been given official confirmation of his coronavirus diagnosis, they believe Mr McKee must have died of the illness and told PA that police let relatives "go up to see him and they had to wear the full PPE in order to go in the small room that they'd set aside

/>- Khulisani (Khuli) Nkala, mental health nurse
/>Mr Nkala, 46, a "well-respected and selfless professional nurse, who always put the patient first" had been working as a charge nurse in the forensic services at Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust before he died on April 17, after testing positive for Covid-1

/>- Vivek Sharma, occupational therapist
/>The 58-year-old father-of-two died on April 17 after isolating since the end of March.
/>Described as a gentle soul who was kind and generous, he had been isolating from around the end of March as a vulnerable member of staff due to underlying health conditions, and became ill with coronaviru

/>- Linda Clarke, community midwife
/>Wigan Today reported the death of Linda Clarke, a 66-year-old community midwife at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary on April 1

/>- Ruben Munoz, nursing assistant
/>Ruben Munoz, a father of two and nursing assistant at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust for a decade, died on April 1

/>- Kamlesh Kumar Masson, doctor
/>Dr Masson, who died on April 16 aged 78, had worked in the NHS for 47 years. He founded the Milton Road Surgery in Grays, Essex, in 1985 and worked there until 2017, when he moved on to locum wor

/>- Esther Akinsanya, nurse
/>The nurse and walmart oxygen concentrator grandmother was working on the front line at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in London before her death on the evening of April 15, the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust confirme

/>On a GoFundMe page set up in her memory, Ms Akinsanya's son Samuel described her as "an altruistic person who put us and everyone around her first in all circumstances", who had been a nurse for the NHS for over 20 years along with her older sister, Mary Idowu, who has also been fighting Covid-19 and been in a coma in recent week

/>- Barry England, leading operations manager
/>The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust confirmed Mr England died on April 16, having spent four days in hospital after testing positive for the viru

/>A statement issued on behalf of his family said Mr England was extremely proud to have worked for the ambulance service for more than 33 year

/>- Lourdes Campbell, healthcare assistant
/>Known as "Des" to her colleagues, the healthcare assistant was remembered as "diligent and compassionate" by the Bolton NHS Foundation Trus

/>In a statement on April 16, chief executive of the trust Fiona Noden said Ms Campbell died in the critical care unit at Royal Bolton Hospital after contracting the viru

/>- Simon Guest, radiographer
/>A radiographer at Furness General Hospital, Mr Guest died on the evening of April 15. His wife Nicky described him as "special, a true gentleman and a great role model to all

/>- Jane Murphy, clinical support worker
/>Aged 73, Ms Murphy worked at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary for almost 30 years, first as a cleaner before being retrained as a clinical support worke

/>"Jane would help anybody out, but would tell you if you were wrong," a friend said.
/>- Dr Krishan Arora, GP
/>Dr Krishan Arora was a senior partner at Violet Lane Medical Practice, and had been a GP in Croydon, south London, for 27 years. The 57-year-old died on April 15 after testing positive for the viru

/>- Gladys Mujajati, also known as Gladys Nyemba, mental health nurse
/>The 46-year-old, who worked to support people in Derby, has been described as "precious" by science minister Amanda Solloway, and "much-loved", "warm" and "caring" by her colleague

/>Ms Mujajati, who had an underlying health condition and had stepped away from work in recent weeks, died in hospital, the Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust sai

/>-Amrik Bamotra, radiology support worker
/>Mr Bamotra, known to colleagues as "Bob", was said to have "treated everyone like his own family", and leaves behind a wife, daughter and so

/>The 63-year-old had worked at the King George Hospital in Ilford, east London, for four years, and is suspected to have died from coronavirus. His death was announced on April 1

/>- Andy Treble, theatre assistant
/>The 57-year-old, a theatre assistant at the Wrexham Maelor Hospital in North Wales, died on April 15 after testing positive for the diseas

/>His sister, Maria Molloy, described her brother - who had worked at the hospital for almost 40 years - as a "kind man" who dedicated his life to his profession and "always had a smile on his face

/>Khalid Jamil, healthcare assistant
/>Mr Jamil, 57, died on April 14 after working in a ward caring for the elderly at Watford General Hospital, having joined West Hertfordshire NHS Trust in March 200

/>His daughter Sumaiyah Jamil, 22, told the Watford Observer her father was "an NHS hero who lost his life to coronavirus" but whose memories they will cherish foreve

/>- Juliet Alder, healthcare assistant
/>The 58-year-old mother had worked at West London NHS Trust since 2016. She died on April 14 and was described by Carolyn Regan, trust chief executive, as "kind, caring and thoughtfu

/>- Linnette Cruz, dental nurse
/>The 51-year-old senior head nurse at the Brynteg dental practice in Sketty died on April 14 having been admitted with Covid-19 in March, according to NHS Wale

/>Brynteg practice owner Nik Patel said: "She brought love, light and joy to everyone around her and will be sadly missed by all

/>- Josiane Zauma Ebonja Ekoli, nurse
/>The mother-of-five was an agency nurse who lived in Leeds and worked at Harrogate Hospital. She died on April 13, aged 5

/>Her daughter said: "It meant everything to be a nurse, she's been doing it for as long as I remember - more than 30 years

/>Barbara Sage, Marie Curie nurse
/>The 68-year-old, from Bromley in south London, died in intensive care on April 12 after spending more than 40 years working in palliative care, and the last 14 years with Marie Curi

/>Rahima Bibi Sidhanee, care home staff
/>Rahima Bibi Sidhanee, who worked at Grennell Lodge Nursing Home in Sutton, south London, for more than 30 years, died in hospital on April 12 after contracting Covid-1

/>- Dr Peter Tun, associate specialist
/>The father-of-two worked as an associate specialist in neurorehabilitation at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading for more than 21 year

/>The 62-year-old, who died in the intensive care unit at the hospital on April 12, was called a "superhero dad" by his two sons in a tribut

/>- Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong, nurse
/>Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong died on April 12 after testing positive for Covid-19 earlier in the month.
/>David Carter, chief executive at Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, said: "Mary worked here for five years and was a highly valued and loved member of our team, a fantastic nurse and a great example of what we stand for in this trust

/>- Cheryl Williams, ward housekeeper
/>North Middlesex University Hospital said Ms Williams would be remembered as a "much-loved colleague

/>Ms Williams, who worked as a housekeeper on an elderly patient ward at the hospital in Edmonton, north London, died on April 1

/>- Maureen Ellington, healthcare assistant
/>Grandmother Mrs Ellington, who was in her early 60s "would light up any room she entered", worked at Southmead Hospital in Bristol and died on April 12, having worked for the NHS for more than 25 yea

/>It is with great sadness that we have to announce that Maureen Ellington, a much-loved Healthcare Assistant at Southmead Hospital, has passed away. Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this difficult time. website

/>— North Bristol NHS (@NorthBristolNHS) April 14, 2020<

/>- Leilani Medel, nurse<

/>Mrs Medel, who worked as an agency nurse in South Wales, was described as a "wonderful and caring person". Her employer, Cardiff-based Hoop Recruitment, said: "The nursing profession has lost a warm-natured and beautiful nurse who cared for so many vulnerable people during her nursing caree

/>- Amarante Dias, hospital worker<

/>Amarante Dias, who worked at the Weston General Hospital in north Somerset, was described as a "valued and much-loved colleague" who would be "greatly misse

/>- Melujean Ballesteros, nurse<

/>The "dedicated and very caring" Filipino nurse, 60, died at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London, on April 12, just two days after being admitt

/>- Kevin Smith, plaster technician<

/>Doncaster Royal Infirmary confirmed the death of plaster technician Kevin Smith on April 12, following a "brief, but courageous, battle with Covid-1

/>He worked at the hospital for more than 35 years and was "renowned for his warm personality, diligence and compassion", the trust sa

/>- Oscar King Jr, hospital porter<

/>Oscar King Jr, a Filipino porter at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, died on April 11, aged 45. He was said to have worked for the hospital for more than a decade, "always doing his job with great enthusiasm and jo

/>- Elbert Rico, hospital porter<

/>A colleague of Oscar King Jr at John Radcliffe, Mr Rico worked as a porter there since moving to the UK from the Philippines in 2004 "and loved the work that he did", according to a fundraising page published by his fami

/>- Gareth Roberts, nurse<

/>The death of the "extremely popular" Mr Roberts, who came out of retirement in 2015 having worked since the 1980s, was confirmed by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board on April

/>It is with great sadness that we announce the sad passing of our nursing colleague Gareth Roberts to COVID 19. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues at this sad time.

/>— Cardiff & Vale UHB (@CV_UHB) April 11, 2020

r />- Donna Campbell, healthcare support worker

r />Described by colleagues as "beautiful and kind-hearted", the healthcare support worker from the Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff died at the University Hospital of Wales on April

r />- Sara Dee Trollope, nurse

r />A 51-year-old matron for older adult mental health services in Hillingdon, west London, Mrs Trollope died at Watford General Hospital on April 10 after testing positive for the vi

r />The mother-of-four was described as "an example to every one of us" by her daughter.

r />- Brian Darlington, porter
r />Mr Darlington, a porter with Mid Cheshire Hospitals, was known for handing out sweets to his colleagues. He died on April 10, aged

r />His wife of 46 years, Ava, said: "He was dedicated to the trust, and as a family we are grateful for and appreciative of all of the kind words and messages we have seen and receiv

r />- Julie Omar, nurse

r />The trauma and orthopaedics nurse at Redditch's Alexandra Hospital in Worcestershire died at home while self-isolating with symptoms on April 10. She was

r />- Amor Gatinao, nurse
r />The nurse is reported to have died on the morning of April 10, having worked at St Charles Hospital, west Lon

r />- Andy Costa, ward administrator
r />Mr Costa was one of the longest-serving members of staff at a mental health centre in London, having worked for 26 years in the NHS, most recently as a ward administrator at Highgate Mental Health Centre in north Lon

r />The NHS trust paid tribute to his "diligence and loyalty" after he died on April 9.

r />- Abdul Gellaledin, ambulance care assistant

r />Colleagues of Mr Gellaledin, who worked for Falck Ambulance UK helping to transport patients to and from Kingston Hospital, held a two-minute silence for him following his death earlier in Ap

r />- Aimee O'Rourke, nurse

r />The 39-year-old nurse and mother died at the Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital in Margate, Kent, where she worked, on Apri

r />- Dr Abdul Mabud Chowdhury, consultant urologist

r />The 53-year-old wrote a Facebook post asking Prime Minister Boris Johnson to urgently provide every NHS worker with personal protective equipment just five days before he died on the night of Apri

r />- Dr Edmond Adedeji, doctor

r />The 62-year-old worked as a locum registrar in the emergency department of Great Western Hospital in Swindon, Wiltshire, and died "doing a job he loved" on Apri

r />- Fayez Ayache, GP

r />The 76-year-old general practitioner and grandfather died in Ipswich Hospital on April 8, having been diagnosed with bilateral pneumonia and coronavi

r />- Elsie Sazuze, care home nurse

r />Mrs Sazuze, who worked for Wolverhampton-based agency Totallycare, died on April 7 at Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield, according to the BBC, who spoke to her husband,

r />- Leilani Dayrit, nurse

r />Described as a "ray of sunshine", Ms Dayrit, a Filipino nurse who worked at St Cross Hospital in Rugby, died on Apri

r />- Donald Suelto, nurse

r />The 51-year-old, who worked at Hammersmith Hospital in west London, died on April 7 after going into self-isolation with coronavirus sympt

r />- Alice Kit Tak Ong, nurse

r />The 70-year-old, originally from Hong Kong, died on April 7 after 44 years of working for the NHS. She was described by her daughter, Melissa, as "generous to everyone else before herse

r />- Janice Graham, nurse

r />The 58-year-old healthcare support worker from NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde became the first nurse in Scotland to die as a result of the coronavirus pandemic on Apri

r />- Syed Zishan Haider, GP

r />The 79-year-old family doctor, known as Zishan by colleagues at Barking and Dagenham CCG - where he worked for more than three decades, died in hospital on April 6 after testing positive for coronavi

r />The CCG chair Dr Jagan John said: "Dr Haider was a selfless man who loved his patients, and this is a tragic loss to our GP communi

r />- Barbara Moore, patient discharge planner

r />Described as an "unsung hero", the 54-year-old grandmother died on April 6, the Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust s

r />- Dr Alfa Saadu, doctor

r />The 68-year-old, who had returned to work from retirement, died on April 6 at the Whittington Hospital in north Lon

r />- Jitendra Rathod, surgeon
r />A "highly regarded" associate specialist in cardiothoracic surgery at the University Hospital of Wales, Mr Rathod died on the morning of Apri

r />- Lynsay Coventry, midwife

r />Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Essex, announced the death of the 54-year-old - the first involving a serving NHS midwife after testing positive for the virus - on Apri

r />- Emily Perugia, care worker

r />A care co-ordinator in Hillingdon, north-west London, Ms Perugia was just 29 at the time of her death, which was confirmed on Apri

r />She was described by a colleague as a "lovely woman, who never said no to any requests". Ms Perugia's mother, sister, brother and fiance all work for the same NHS trust as

r />Catherine Sweeney, care home worker

r />Ms Sweeney died on April 4 while being cared for at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley. In a statement released through the GMB union, her family said she was a "wonderful mother, sister, and beloved aun

r />- Glen Corbin, nurse

r />The 59-year-old had worked at the Park Royal Centre for Mental Health in Harlesden, north-west London, for more than 25 years and his employer, the Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, announced his death on Apri

r />- Rebecca Mack, nurse

r />The 29-year-old died on April 5, after going into self-isolation with symptoms. Her friend, Sarah Bredin-Kemp, said she was an "incredible nur

r />- Liz Glanister, nurse

r />Aintree University Hospital said the staff nurse died on April 3, with her family describing their loss as "simply beyond wor

r />- Dr Anton Sebastianpillai, consultant

r />The consultant geriatrician died on April 4, four days after being admitted to the intensive care unit and two weeks after completing his final shift on March 20, according to Kingston Hospital in south-west Lon

r />- Amanda Forde, GP receptionist

r />In a statement on its website, Vale Practice in Crouch End, north London, paid tribute to the "beautiful, caring receptionist", who passed away on April 3 having contracted Covid

r />- John Alagos, nurse

r />The Mail On Sunday reported that the 27-year-old nurse, who treated coronavirus patients at Watford General Hospital, died after a shift on Apri

r />- Areema Nasreen, nurse

r />Ms Nasreen, 36, died on April 2 in intensive care at Walsall Manor Hospital in the West Midlands, where she had worked for 16 ye

r />- Professor Mohamed Sami Shousha, researcher

r />The 79-year-old, who had worked at UK cancer research laboratories at London's Hammersmith and Charing Cross hospitals since 1978, died on Apri

r />His nephew, Abdelrahman Shousha, said his uncle returned to work to help fight the virus despite his age, adding: "My uncle was characterised by his humbleness, virtue and his adamancy to help and serve, whether it be his family, friends, his colleagues or his studen

r />Carol Jamabo, care worker

r />Mother-of-two Ms Jamabo, 56, is believed to have been the first care worker who died after contracting Covid-19 to be identified publi

r />The care worker with Cherish Elderly Care in Bury, Greater Manchester, died on April 1, according to a GoFundMe page established to support her fam

r />- Thomas Harvey, nurse

r />The healthcare assistant, a father-of-seven who worked at Goodmayes Hospital in Ilford, east London, died at home on March 29, aged

r />- Dr Amged El-Hawrani, consultant

r />Dr El-Hawrani was an ear, nose and throat consultant with University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust. He died at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester on March 28, aged

r />- Pooja Sharma, pharmacist

r />Ms Sharma, a pharmacist at Eastbourne District General Hospital, died unexpectedly on March 26, according to a JustGiving page created in her mem

r />- Dr Habib Zaidi, doctor

r />The GP in Leigh-on-Sea died in intensive care at Southend Hospital, Essex, on March 25, aged 76.

r />- Dr Adil El Tayar, transplant surgeon

r />The 63-year-old died at West Middlesex University Hospital in Isleworth, west London, on March 25. He had been working as a locum surgeon.