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
Density of hospital beds worldwide by region 2012
statista.com - 8/18/2016 11:09:33 AM
Number of all hospital beds in the U.S. 1975-2014 Number of all hospital beds in the U.S. 1975-2014 Countries with the highest density of hospital beds worldwide 2012 Countries ... Mental health workforce density by world region 2014 Mental health ...
World War II pilot’s memories still flying high: Former Ecorse veteran served two countries during the war
The News-Herald - 8/23/2016 4:40:04 PM
He is also the only Downriver resident to have served two countries during World War II as a pilot in the Royal Canadian ... She became a nurse cadet aiding recruits at Fort Wayne and working at Harper Hospital in Detroit, excelled in a nursing career ...
Thai junta's opponents staggered by support for status quo
Chron - 8/24/2016 1:58:25 AM
He added, however, "We have to accept the will of the people to decide what they want for their country ... his 70th year on the throne from a hospital bed and has not appeared in public in months. Bhumibol is the world's longest reigning monarch, and ...
Medical Tourists Trim Costs by Thousands in These 5 Countries—InternationalLiving.com
eglobaltravelmedia.com.au - 8/17/2016 3:14:07 PM
In fact, healthcare systems in other countries ... owned hospital chains (notably Star Médica and the Los Ángeles chain) are popular. Malaysia Malaysia has gained fame as a medical-tourism destination because its healthcare is among the world’s best ...
Elderly Patients In The Hospital Need To Keep Moving
Talk 750 WSB - 8/16/2016 9:10:14 AM
Brown added that hospital staffers around the country generally do not consider ... have less bone density and are at higher risk of falling. Ironically, keeping a patient in bed, which is often intended to prevent falls in the hospital, can increase ...
The Latest: Obama Salutes Quick Action by Quake Responders
New York Times - 8/24/2016 2:08:33 PM
8:10 p.m. Italy's health minister says many children were among the 120 victims of the earthquake in the country's center ... a slow procession of earth-moving vehicles loaded on the beds of firetrucks made their way to the edge of the hard-hit hilltop ...
Good and Bad “Entitlement” News From Congress and Trump World
timegoesby.net - 8/22/2016 11:50:45 PM
As Pear tells us: “Time spent under observation does not count toward the three days, even though the patient may spend five or six nights in a hospital bed and receive extensive ... of vetting immigrants and the country needs a commission of experts ...
One-Year-Old Girl Abandoned in Egyptian Hospital with Heart Condition to Receive Free Treatment
egyptianstreets.com - 8/23/2016 12:08:03 PM
The girl, identified as Rahma (an Arabic name that translates to Mercy) by Egypt’s Ministry of Health, was found under a hospital bed in Mahalla General Hospital ... Yacoub Heart Foundation, one of the country’s most renowned charity organizations.
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)
indexmundi.com - 8/14/2016 4:43:35 PM
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 ...
The hospital that unites Christians and Muslims
lstcccme.wordpress.com - 8/19/2016 5:27:46 PM
These are the words of Brother Fiorenzo Priuli, 70 years old, a surgeon, and a beacon for thousands of patients in Africa; a WHO (World Health ... town in the north of the country, Tanguiéta, where he runs the St John of God Hospital, a centre of ...
Changes needed to boost end-of-life care in Canada, ranked 18th in world: doctors
Caledonia Courier - 8/23/2016 5:55:49 AM
Canada is ranked 18th out of 80 countries worldwide ... average capacity of only nine beds. "We're talking hundreds of beds, not in the thousands of beds," Baxter said from Ottawa. "So if a person has been taken into hospital and they could benefit by ...
DIAGNOSIS UNPREPARED: Elderly Hospital Patients Need To Keep Moving
New America Media - 8/16/2016 11:57:52 PM
Immobility hurts older patients more than younger ones, in part because elders are generally weaker, have less bone density and are at higher risk of falling. Ironically, keeping a patient in bed ... added that hospital staffers around the country ...
Great Variety of Equipments in a Hospital
artipot.com - 8/14/2016 7:46:43 AM
Health services may highly vary between different countries around the world and the level of service ... which contribute to the lack of beds and rooms available in hospitals and the quality of the hospital equipments are usually a good indicator of ...
Small farmers from around the world learn how they can grow far more food
Public Radio International - 8/24/2016 1:25:36 PM
Her face shaded by a wide-brimmed straw hat, Olawumi Benedict is cheerfully tending to her “little babies” — kale seedlings growing in shallow wooden flats until they’re hardy enough for transplantation into soil beds ... of the world’s farmers ...