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
OECD countries by hospital bed density 2013
statista.com - 4/24/1984 11:52:55 PM
Number of all hospital ... density of hospital beds worldwide 2012 Countries with the highest density of hospital beds worldwide 2012 Density of hospital beds worldwide by region 2012 Density of hospital beds worldwide by region 2012 Hospital bed density ...
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 Low-Cost Surgical Tool Could Help Patients in Third World
The Wall Street Journal - 9/26/2016 2:02:13 AM
Those same advantages are even more critical in poor countries, where hospital beds are scarce and family breadwinners can’t take weeks off from work while large incisions heal. Yet only 18% of the world’s population has access to laparoscopic surgery ...
Building a life in Germany, a Syrian watches war at home
FOX News - 9/26/2016 7:02:52 AM
This is one world Mohammed lives in, one guided by rules, where he says he knows his rights and his responsibilities. It's a world where he can be ambitious and plan for the future, even as he tries to negotiate his place in a country where he arrived a ...
In Zimbabwe, comedy thrives as country slowly falls apart
Chron - 9/20/2016 9:04:31 AM
But the country's comedy scene is booming ... On Thursday, Mudzvova spoke to the AP from a hospital bed in Harare where burns and bruises on his legs and back were visible. "Six men took me from my home on Tuesday night. They threatened to shoot my ...
Arnold Palmer, ‘King’ of the PGA Tour who left lasting mark on golfing world, dies at 87
Washington Post - 9/25/2016 8:54:25 PM
Arnold Palmer, a Pennsylvania greenskeeper’s son who became one of golf’s most charismatic champions and made millions of dollars by turning his popular “everyman” image into one of the most lucrative sports brands in the world, died Sunday at ...
Abstract P360: Hypertension Treatment Rates And Health Worker Density: An Analysis Of Worldwide Data
circ.ahajournals.org - 4/6/2015 11:54:20 PM
Data for potential confounding variables--per capita gross domestic product, hospital bed density ... Full data were available from 146 countries spanning all World Bank income classification categories. Health worker density was significantly associated ...
World Briefs: Jordanian columnist is fatally shot
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 9/26/2016 4:03:55 AM
Mr. Hattar, a Christian, was arrested in August and charged with inciting sectarian strife and insulting Islam after sharing a cartoon on Facebook that showed a bearded man in bed with two women ... Seoul National University Hospital since, becoming ...
Palmer, whose skill and charisma redefined golf, dies at 87
gdnonline.com - 9/26/2016 7:31:30 AM
"Palmer went to bed at night with charisma. And the next morning he woke up with more," legendary Sam Snead once said. Palmer attended Wake Forest University on a golf scholarship. At age 24, he won the 1954 US Amateur at the Country Club of Detroit.
World’s Deadliest Creatures
SCV TV - 9/25/2016 8:08:29 AM
I was in bed ... countries, this is not the case. There is a town in Tibet known as Dog Town. I visited this town on my way to Everest several years ago and took the precaution of a preventative rabies shot, which merely allowed me 48 hours to get to a ...
2016 Columbus Marathon Features 'Children's Champions' - Meet Tristen, Age 9
Broadway World - 9/24/2016 6:58:05 AM
BWW Fitness World ... beds, and over 9,500 employees who provide care for 1.2 million patient visits a year. We are the largest children's hospital in the nation, serving patients from every county in Ohio, all 50 states in the nation, and 41 foreign ...
North Yorkshire field hospital ready to deploy
ITV - 9/23/2016 4:28:57 AM
International visitors from ten different countries visited a 52-bed tented field hospital in Dishforth, North Yorkshire and met the medics of a York-based Field Hospital who will soon be on standby to deploy anywhere in the world. 34 Field Hospital ...
Watsi Crowd-funds Healthcare for the World, One Patient at a Time
Voice of America - 9/21/2016 1:10:53 AM
Watsi's mission is to provide healthcare for every person in the world. Chase Adam's efforts to do that made him the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper’s Visionary of the Year for 2016. As the organization works to expand into more countries, his vision ...
Reality check: How are countries taking care of their ageing populations?
Weekly Blitz - 9/19/2016 12:54:46 PM
All this has paid off and Japan is now not just the oldest, but also one of the healthiest and wealthiest countries, with the highest healthy life expectancy in the world. However ... to move elderly patients from hospital to home by strengthening the ...
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)
indexmundi.com - 9/19/2016 2:46:19 AM
Definition of Hospital bed density: This entry provides the number of hospital ... 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 ...