Definition: This entry provides the number of hospital beds per 1,000 people. Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialized hospitals and rehabilitation centers. In most cases, beds for both acute and chronic care are included. Because the level of inpatient services required for individual countries depends on several factors - such as the burden of disease - there is no global target of number of hopital beds per country.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Hospital bed density map
Doctors Without Borders: Airstrike on Aleppo, Syria, Hospital Kills 14
NBC News - 4/29/2016 2:58:26 AM
"The data available to us shows that a plane of one of the countries of the so-called 'anti-ISIS ... said it was "outraged" by the incident. Al Quds hospital had an eight-bed pediatrics unit and was "the main referral center" for ailing children, the ...
Syria Hospital Airstrike: Are The Rules Of War Breaking Down?
NPR News - 4/28/2016 10:12:06 PM
The al-Quds hospital in Aleppo, Syria, is the latest health care facility to get blown apart. The 34-bed hospital was tucked into the lower ... Van Rooyen has just come out with a book called The World's Emergency Room: The Growing Threat to Doctors ...
Aleppo mourns Syrian paediatrician killed in hospital airstrike
The Guardian - 4/29/2016 5:17:25 PM
Mohammad Wassim Maaz was among several killed at al-Quds hospital in Sukari ... staff killed across the country. The attack on al-Quds has been widely condemned, including on Friday by the UN children’s agency and the World Health Organisation.
Charlotte's Roadmap to World-Class Health Care (Sponsored Content)
The Business Journal - 4/29/2016 1:06:53 PM
But as CHS examines its ambition to offer world class health care on a scale found in ... “If we could cure diabetes that would empty out half of the hospital beds in the country,” Tarwater says. “There are many programs we do in the community ...
Syria: U.S. outrage over hospital airstrike
WSBT 22 - 4/28/2016 8:31:53 PM
MSF's head of mission for Syria, Muskilda Zancada, said the organization condemned the "outrageous targeting of yet another medical facility" in the country ... hospital staff, the facility had been reduced to rubble by a direct strike from the air. The 34 ...
Are there enough doctors and hospital beds in your country?
Rediff India Abroad - 2/3/2015 3:53:41 AM
The two maps, above, show the density of hospital beds and doctors per 10,000 population across the world. The data, taken from WHO's World Health Statistics 2014, is a measure of healthcare available to the people of a country. The report states that data ...
Divided Aleppo plunges back into war as hospital is destroyed
The Boston Globe - 4/29/2016 10:29:24 AM
On the insurgent-held side, much of the Quds hospital building had collapsed, and in videos and photographs after the attack, bodies could be seen pinned under rubble and what looked like the metal frames of beds. A man rushed from the scene carrying the ...
The Ghost Children of Mormon Country
Advocate - 4/29/2016 10:15:05 AM
Nationally, Utah ranks among the top five states for youth suicides, and by some estimates it has the highest rate of LGBT youth suicides in the country ... And it has a mere 14 beds. “There are more services for animals in this state than there ...
Willis-Knighton is new owner of old Palmetto Country Club
KTBS - 4/28/2016 12:32:17 PM
The Willis-Knighton representative also told of long-term plans for a hospital with 60 or more beds, the individuals said ... WK Palmetto's plan describe it as a low-density, mixed-use facility. Palmetto Country Club's old clubhouse would be converted ...
United States says hospital air strike by Syrian regime 'reprehensible'
tribumagazine.net - 4/29/2016 7:51:55 AM
He called on the United States and Russian Federation to intervene to save the cease-fire, brokered by world powers in February ... according to Hassan Anees, the hospital's executive director. The 34-bed hospital offered services including an emergency ...
GOJO Supports World Health Organization's SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands Annual Global Campaign
8 ABC kait8.com - 4/28/2016 5:11:27 PM
Infection control as a major World Health Organization priority for developing countries. Journal of Hospital Infection ... a new study suggests. Bed bugs drawn to red and black colors Bed bugs drawn to red and black colors Bed bugs have favorite colors ...
Even Africa’s Burundi beats India on health spend by govt
Financial Express - 4/26/2016 5:49:37 PM
The total expenditure on health as percentage to GDP for India in 2012 was merely 4 per cent compared to poorest countries ... hospital and per government hospital bed as on January 1, 2015 in India are 61,011 and 1,833 respectively. “As per world ...
Airstrike destroys Doctors Without Borders hospital in Aleppo, killing staff and patients
bilbaoya.com - 4/29/2016 7:37:36 AM
Aleppo is the country's second largest city, with a population of some 3.5 million, according to the CIA's World Factbook ... to keep up momentum in the campaign against ISIS. The 34-bed hospital was supported by Doctors Without Borders and the ...
Here's what a month of bed rest taught me about the world: Lloyd E. Sheaffer
Central Pennsylvania - 4/26/2016 10:54:26 AM
During this thirty-some day sequestration I escaped my confines a limited number of times: to the hospital operating room ... even to the plight of refugees around the world struggling to be free and safe from atrocities faced in their homelands.
Dutch Moms around the World: Yvonne from Mexico.
ChicagoNow - 4/27/2016 11:53:30 PM
This series will give you a peek into the life of Dutch Moms around the World ... hotel in a sunny country, I could convince my good friend from Switzerland, (where I lived from 1991 to 2009 and worked as a nurse in a psychiatric hospital) to move to ...