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
Edo 200-bed hospital ready for use this year —Oshiomhole
World Stage - 2/24/2015 11:17:03 PM
I think overall, there is no question that we have a first-class hospital under construction and our people will be happy that at the end, we have come up with the best hospital in the country by the ... the first phase of 200-bed of the Accident and ...
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 ...
Rebuilt Catholic hospital in Haiti brings hope
catholicherald.com - 2/26/2015 2:21:59 AM
Approximately 140 patients and hospital staff members died when nearly every building in the hospital compound collapsed. For weeks, the injured were treated by surviving staff and volunteer health care workers from around the world under tents in the ...
Japan's ROBEAR - A Nursing Care Robot Developed By RIKEN And Sumitomo Riko
Crazy Engineers - 2/24/2015 12:04:11 PM
If you had a recent trip to a hospital nearby for someone close to you who was admitted ... Well, like always, well ahead of the world, the Japanese have thought of letting robotics enter the field of nursing & medical care. A team of researchers from ...
Zoos treat obese patients, more people get fatter as world fails obesity
Examiner - 2/19/2015 7:59:34 AM
A growing number of people are so fat that they're too big for hospital beds, MRI and CT ... Lancet concluded that the world has failed on obesity. The fall-out from ignoring this time-bomb is cutting a wide path. If countries don't start anti-obesity ...
English hospitals have lost 5 hospital beds for EVERY DAY the Coalition has been in power
Mirror - 2/19/2015 7:26:46 PM
... fourth lowest number of beds per person in Europe The OECD found that the UK has fewer hospital beds per person than almost any country in the developed world. We have 2.8 beds per 1,000 people. Germany has over 8, Austria has more than 7, and France ...
The Hospital of Tomorrow
HealthTech - 2/23/2015 5:06:01 PM
For many governments, how a country ... an empty bed, if beds are full or are about to become free, ward managers can be alerted to this in real time via their mobile device and react more effectively. Deliver a truly paperless and wireless world driving ...
Mark Zuckerberg Makes $75 Million Donation To San Francisco Hospital
IMSoup - 2/24/2015 10:19:47 PM
It has been reported that Mark Zuckerberg is donating $75 million to a San Francisco hospital, together with his ... but also to the country at large and, in actual fact, the world as a whole. They want to make sure that important services such as health ...
Southeast Asian hospitals are seeking new markets
asia.nikkei.com - 2/26/2015 4:59:28 AM
... hospital operator's $50 million investment in its new Cambodian hospital is meant to establish a strong presence as the country continues to grow. World-class facilities The 100-bed hospital has brought world-class equipment to Cambodia, such as a 128 ...
Staff, veterans remain wary of transfer plans for veterans hospital
Canada - 2/24/2015 2:41:40 PM
There is a need for beds.” Bouchereau is the VP for Local 1008 which represents staff at Ste-Anne Hospital and ... veterans from Second World War and the Korean War are in a most fragile state. They fought for our country and for our freedom.
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital: A 100 Best Hospital
Yahoo Finance - 2/25/2015 2:11:51 PM
America's 100 Best Hospitals, according to Healthgrades, a consumer website, are among the top 2 percent of hospitals in the country ... Hospital was ranked as one of the best hospitals regionally for 2014-2015 in nine medical specialties by U.S. News ...
Psychiatric hospital now market, says MD
The Nation - 2/24/2015 1:22:55 PM
At the moment, the hospital has a total of 535 bed spaces. There are 149 at Oshodi ... and other airborne diseases are highly prevalent in developing countries like ours. This is taken for granted in developed world where they had fewer or no case of ...
Abandoned by loved ones at the hospital
KhaleejTimes - 2/19/2015 2:37:27 AM
A 145 UAE nationals and expatriates were singled out as long-term treatment patients at Rashid Hospital and Trauma Centre’s in 2014 only. Of these, 21 still remain at the hospital while others have been shifted and are being cared for in their countries ...
HIV Care Slammed by Ebola
MedPage Today - 2/24/2015 9:22:32 PM
SEATTLE -- Ebola had a "massive impact" on HIV care at a hospital in one of the epidemic's hot spots, a researcher said here. The Centre Medicale de Macenta, a 100-bed medical facility ... were lost to follow-up. The World Health Organization's latest ...
Africa: Address By UNEP Deputy Executive Director At the 1st Dubai International Forum On Sustainable Lifestyles
AllAfrica - 2/26/2015 9:38:39 AM
Today, more than half of the world population ... in developing countries goes untreated into rivers, lakes, and coastal zones, threatening health, food security and access to safe drinking water. Today, six hospital beds out of 10 are filled with people ...