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
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Today’s World Laughter Day! These stand-up comedians will make you LOL
Hindustan Times - 5/1/2016 9:36:55 AM
World Laughter ... Earth is a bed after your alarm has gone off. •T20 WC was way better than IPL. At least, it was a contest. In IPL - people hit 6s like you hit flies with that electric badminton racket. •New Zealand voted the best country in the ...
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 ...
Health-care system draws global praise
Toledo Blade - 5/2/2016 4:13:37 AM
Doctors and nurses trained in Cuba work across countries in Africa and Latin America. SPECIAL TO BLADE/S. AMJAD HUSSAIN Enlarge HAVANA — Cuba has one of the best health-care systems in the world ... the hospital maintains 531 active beds and treats ...
Six African nations could be malaria-free by 2020
wingatewire.com - 4/30/2016 5:16:14 PM
One hospital can be a hundred of kilometers ... way for the elimination of malaria by 2030 in four more countries, namely, Angola, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe. They are insecticide-treated bed-nets, indoor residual spraying, rapid diagnostic testing ...
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 ...
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 ...
Dawood on his death bed? Underworld don is suffering from life-threatening disease, says report
oneindia.com - 4/26/2016 2:26:12 AM
Dawood who is wanted in many terror related cases world ... Hospital and the Combined Military Hospital, Karachi under the protection of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). Reports further suggest that ISI is unlikely to move him out of the country.
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 ...
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.
Star investigation: Tucson hospital failures, lapses kept under wraps
tucson.com - 5/1/2016 8:53:58 AM
“Even the best hospitals in the country have ... is often lurking in bed linens or medical equipment, and can spread when providers don’t wash their hands between patients. It’s difficult to use Leapfrog as a judge of hospital quality, says Joan ...