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, 2012See also: Hospital bed density map
More than 1,900 killed by 7.8-magnitude quake in Nepal
Washington Post - 4/26/2015 3:42:20 AM
[Read: After earthquake, World Heritage sites ... Israeli news media reported. Countries such as Sri Lanka and Pakistan also moved to help. India dispatched planes and rescue personnel with three tons of supplies and a mobile hospital, and 15 helicopters ...
Aftershock hits Nepal as quake death toll passes 2,100 in four countries
Japan Today - 4/26/2015 10:23:12 AM
The quake will likely put a huge strain on the resources of this impoverished country best known for Everest, the highest mountain in the world. The economy of ... carrying a 30-bed temporary hospital comprising army doctors, surgeons and specialists.
Are there enough doctors and hospital beds in your country?
Rediff India Abroad - 2/2/2015 10:31:34 PM
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 ...
World extends support to grief-stricken Nepal
Republica - 4/26/2015 2:33:45 PM
KATHMANDU, April 26: Neighboring countries have been extending their support to ... Pakistan has set-up a 30-bed temporary hospital comprising doctors, surgeons and specialist. Similarly, Doctors Without Border has sent eight teams of medical officers ...
Global Hospitals Launches 125-bed Multi-specialty Unit in Tanzania, East Africa
Med India - 4/23/2015 1:54:21 PM
Global Hospitals headquartered in Hyderabad, India has opened a 125-bed hospital in ... Tasakhtaa Hospital would offer world-class services at a fraction of the costs in Europe, the US and south Asian countries. The Zanzibar facility will provide primary ...
Mediclinic to build new $190m Dubai hospital
Construction Week Online - 4/26/2015 12:24:54 PM
Once complete in 2018, it will have an initial capacity of around 150 beds ... in the country's economy and continued growth." Mediclinic Middle East is part of Mediclinic International, one of the ten largest private hospital groups in the world with ...
Ben Smim: An Abandoned Hospital in an Unknown Tourist Destination
moroccoworldnews.com - 4/22/2015 9:45:00 AM
By virtue of its sophisticated medical equipment, the hospital received people from Morocco and foreign countries who suffered from tuberculosis. It had 400 beds, theater halls in the basement, and a gymnasium. According to an inhabitant from Ben Smim ...
Thousands examine objects out of this world at Astronomy Day in
7KBZK - 4/20/2015 4:21:04 PM
The photo of a child in the back of a pickup bed on Grand Avenue with items splayed around the ... popping up all over the country. The trend is taking off in Gallatin County. Food trucks have taken the nation by storm..popping up all over the country.
Nepal's worst earthquake in 81 years is overwhelming the country's weak healthcare system
The Business Insider - 4/26/2015 1:00:41 PM
The country of 28 million has only 2.1 physicians and 50 hospital beds for every 10,000 people, according to a 2011 World Health Organization report. The situation is worsening a humanitarian crisis triggered by Nepal's worst earthquake in 81 years.
Car bombs driven by foreigners hit Iraq-Jordan border post
Newsbug Information - 4/25/2015 9:34:17 AM
Last year, the Islamic State overran large sections of the country. In recent months ... killing four people and wounding 11, police and hospital officials said. They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to journalists.
Mediclinic Middle East Announces Construction Of New Hospital In Dubai
The Street - 4/26/2015 10:08:53 AM
and is testament to our confidence in the country's economy and continued growth." Mediclinic Middle East is part of Mediclinic International, one of the ten largest private hospital groups in the world with 52 hospitals in Southern Africa, 16 in ...
Nepal rocked by powerful aftershocks
London Free Press - 4/26/2015 1:43:38 PM
The 7.9 magnitude quake struck at midday on Saturday at a busy time of year for the tourism-reliant country's trekking and climbing season, with an estimated 300,000 foreign tourists in the country, home to many World ... with a 30-bed hospital, search ...
Afghan suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State kills 33
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 4/18/2015 8:31:00 AM
FAIZABAD, Afghanistan (AP) — A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 33 people in a deadly attack the country's president ... the head of Jalalabad's hospital. Hours after the attack ...
Detected Is A Film That Could Change The World
flicksided.com - 4/19/2015 1:20:19 AM
There are seldom any surprises left in the world when it comes ... of 2015 focusing on breast density evaluation vs. mammographic interpretation. With CE mark clearance projected by early 2016, we will launch into Asian countries where breast cancer ...
Stern Pinball & Project Pinball Donate Pinball Machine To Local Children's Hospital
Film Imaging - 4/21/2015 5:17:09 PM
World's Leading Maker of ... of Pinball with Advocate Children's Hospital Patients (April 21, 2015) "There are thousands of children undergoing intensive medical treatment in children's hospitals across the country," said Daniel Spolar, Founder and Senior ...