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
1,040 new hospital beds in Qatar by next year
MENAFN - 4/15/2015 6:04:14 AM
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Qatar will have 1,040 new hospital beds by next year, according to the annual ... ranked Qatar as the world's healthiest country based on 21 system and health indicators. The SCH and its partners intend to improve these results.
Qatar to add over 1,000 new hospital beds
Trade Arabia - 4/15/2015 6:25:43 AM
Qatar will have 1,040 new hospital beds by next year, a report said ... an online financial news and opinion agency, ranked Qatar as the world’s healthiest country based on 21 system and health indicators.
Health Workers on Ebola Frontlines Serve Countries, Risk Own Lives
The World Bank - 4/6/2015 11:54:20 PM
World Bank Group, through IDA, provides personal protective equipment and hazard payments to health care workers in region. Health care workers remain on the frontlines of the Ebola crisis, helping their countries ... of the hospital’s beds and mattresses.
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 ...
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 ...
Ebola hit Liberia rebuilds devastated child healthcare system
Capital FM - 4/16/2015 9:30:38 AM
The 46 bed unit, just opened in Monrovia by Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF), is part of the country’s response to the ... known in the English-speaking world as Doctors Without Borders. “In our hospital we treat kids with common diseases like malaria ...
UV light robot could thwart spread of hospital superbugs
biooptics World - 4/15/2015 4:12:41 PM
"A typical 100-bed ... a hospital use the UV light system by itself, but he believes it does have value as a "safety net" to kill bacteria that traditional cleaning may miss. Currently, the system is being used in 40 VA hospitals across the country and ...
1,040 new hospital beds by next year
Gulf Times - 4/14/2015 10:11:47 PM
Qatar will have 1,040 new hospital beds by next year, according to the annual report ... an online financial news and opinion agency, ranked Qatar as the world’s healthiest country based on 21 system and health indicators. The SCH and its partners ...
One veteran’s rallying cry for better health care
Opelousas Daily World - 4/18/2015 11:11:28 PM
a couple of the guys procured a large GP tent, set it up across from the hospital, and we carried signs and collected sufficient signatures to remove the director and get the program in place, beginning with a 10-bed facility! This effort was all completed ...
New Recommendations Guide Choice of Hospital Bed Surface to Prevent, Treat Pressure Ulcers
Market Watch - 4/8/2015 2:55:05 PM
The Evidence-and Consensus-Based Support Surface Algorithm distills more than 20 years of published research into an easy-to-navigate visual decision tree that clinicians can easily use to guide bed surface selection in the hospital. The algorithm and ...
Tutera’s Westridge Gardens Rehabilitation & Health Care Center Recognized on U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Nursing Homes 2015” List
Virtual-Strategy Magazine - 4/17/2015 2:15:47 PM
Westridge Gardens is a 120-bed skilled nursing ... 2015 rehabbing after a hospital stay or as long-term residents. On a given day, 1.4 million people, most of them 65 and older, live in nursing homes, according to U.S. News & World Report.
In El Salvador, women thrown in jail for miscarriages and stillbirths
Goerie - 4/19/2015 12:01:35 AM
She passed out, and when she came to, she was handcuffed to the bed at a state hospital ... World Health Organization estimates that more than 35,000 women in El Salvador obtain unsafe, clandestine abortions every year. The irony for some is that two ...
Medical Tourism in Kashmir
Rising Kashmir - 4/18/2015 6:32:18 PM
With the result this world famous water body is deteriorating ... of Kashmir with those of above mentioned countries. The current health care situation in Kashmir is not favorable. The number of hospital beds per 1000 population is less than one.
Where in the World of EMS is A.J. Heightman?
jems.com - 4/12/2015 11:54:23 PM
And, if you've ever driven across Nebraska on Interstate 80, you know that it's a beautiful highway through the middle of a beautiful part of the country but ... of Interstate 80 that would bring me to the bed that I so desperately needed.