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
Experts: ISIS Recruitment Rises Through Indiscriminate Bombing Campaign
The Daily Squib - 12/1/2015 4:54:53 PM
Ali Ismail Abbas, 12, wounded during an airstrike according to hospital sources, lies in a hospital bed in Baghdad ... many different countries. “The only way to get rid of the Islamic State is to fight every Islamic country in the world that is funding ...
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 ...
New Zealand obesity campaigner quits saying country has made 'no progress'
The Guardian - 11/27/2015 2:47:47 AM
Dr Robyn Toomath – a diabetes specialist and clinical director of general medicine at Auckland Hospital – says she has seen no progress in the battle to tackle the country’s obesity ... more and more large sized beds, we’re ordering more hoists.
Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day: The Time to Act in Brooklyn is Now!
bkreader.com - 11/30/2015 2:18:35 PM
December 1 is World AIDS Day, an opportunity for people to work actively ... Global efforts have resulted in approximately 13.5 million persons in low-income and middle-income countries receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV infection in 2014 ...
Lineup Announced for 'in-BED' Musical Festival Bedstock
Broadway World - 11/30/2015 5:10:23 PM
It's a playful yet incredibly powerful way for artists and their fans to join us in making a difference in the lives of hospitalized children across the country ... it can be for a child stuck in a hospital bed for days and weeks at a time."
This Is What Can Happen When A Country Takes Abortion Restrictions Way Too Far
Think Progress - 11/30/2015 1:46:58 AM
After finally making it to the hospital, she was met several police officers who accused her of aggravated homicide while she recovered in her hospital bed. Although Vásquez ... harshest anti-abortion laws in the world. Vásquez was sentenced to 30 ...
Muslim cab driver shot in back by passenger 'ranting about Isis'
The Independent - 11/30/2015 6:14:49 PM
was how the shooter began, the driver told the newspaper from his hospital bed. “And I said ... getting his American citizenship and has plans to bring his wife to the country and start a family with her. He insisted that his love for the country ...
Country's lone filaria hospital serves well, defying odds
The Daily Star - 12/1/2015 11:07:07 PM
The country's lone ... The 25-bed hospital was set up by NGO Institute of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of Bangladesh (IACIB) in 2002 with the financial assistance of Japan government and the MoU mentioned it as the world's lone filaria hospital.
Give to GOSH: An interactive history of the UK's largest children's hospital
London Evening Standard - 11/26/2015 12:28:48 PM
Long history: A young girl is treated at Great Ormond Street Hospital in 1913 Getty The world-famous Great Ormond Street Hospital began more than 160 years ago as a cramped town house with just two doctors and 10 beds ... of the country's sickest children ...
The World's New Medical Tourism Paradise
ozy.com - 11/27/2015 5:21:06 PM
But first there was a bit of business to attend to: His spotless suite was actually an operating room, his comfy bed a gurney. The first stop on his tourist itinerary in this tropical locale was a hospital ... s thanks to the country’s rock-bottom ...
The World Is on the Verge of the First Human Head Transplant
Alter Net - 11/30/2015 8:49:18 AM
It might be best understood as a “body transplant”, but the wider world has tended to settle on the more sensational phrase. “Head transplantation, body transplantation, whatever,” Canavero says as we walk around the busy hospital. “Technicality!”
One goal: Brody Burbidge overcomes struggle to qualify for the state cross country meet
Daily World - 11/25/2015 1:24:16 AM
ELMA — Moments after Brody Burbidge crossed the finish line at the District IV 1A cross country meet, he threw his hands in ... We were like ‘18 years ago, buddy, you were in the hospital bed having surgery. Now, you are actually running at districts ...
Bengaluru hospital drives 640 donors to register for organ donation
Bhatkallys - 11/27/2015 11:54:48 PM
BENGALURU: Marking the celebration of World Organ Donation Day, a city hospital launched a drive that encouraged ... Transplantation can bring back a patient from death bed to normal lifestyle. The act of donation can save up to 8 individuals and has ...
Gambia: Gambia Signs MoU With India’s Leading BLK Super Speciality Hospital!
Freedom Newspaper - 11/27/2015 11:54:48 PM
Country will have access to world-class infrastructure ... BLK Super Specialty Hospital. BLK Super Speciality is one of the largest private hospitals in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi with a capacity of 650 beds including 125 critical ...
Dubai: Burjeel Hospital wins excellence in medical tourism
Daijiworld - 11/27/2015 6:36:51 AM
Dubai, Nov 27: Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery (BHAS), has become the first speciality hospital in the world to achieve the Excellence ... cent rise in the inflow of patients from outside the country. A majority of these patients come to BHAS for ...