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
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 ...
Syrians try to build case against Assad in chlorine attacks
FOX News - 5/24/2015 9:21:22 AM
Inside, they found a toddler dead, still wrapped in his blankets in bed, Kayali told The Associated Press, recounting the May 2 attack. The child's father died a few days later, his lungs collapsed, in a hospital ... gas used in the country's rebel-held ...
Nepal earthquake: At least 60 killed and 1,000 injured in three countries by magnitude 7.3 earthquake
The Independent - 5/12/2015 2:57:43 PM
Nepal's National Emergency Operation Centre said at least 42 people were killed in the country and 1,100 more were known to ... which was helping victims of the previous earthquake at a 60-bed hospital in the town, said on Twitter that there were ...
Nepal rocked by 7.3 magnitude earthquake near Chinese border two weeks after devastating quake killed 8,000
New York Daily News - 5/12/2015 3:59:09 AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal — A least 42 people were killed and more than 1,100 were injured when a major earthquake hit Nepal Tuesday, less than three weeks after the country was devastated ... April 25 earthquake at a 60-bed hospital in Chautara in central ...
Peer support needed for local Ebola workers
The Star - 5/24/2015 10:57:24 PM
He laughed with his colleagues as they discussed the stressors of fighting Ebola in their country. But the eyes of a Liberian ... That night, however, there were no hospital beds for non-Ebola patients. Two weeks after her nephew’s death, I spoke with ...
Government mulls to integrate service delivery via internet to make Delhi smart city
Economic Times - 5/24/2015 11:44:32 AM
"If a patient goes to any hospital or dispensary then through this card his ... Officials said street lighting power efficiency is low and it consumes lot of electricity. World over countries have started using smart street lighting depending upon ambient ...
Gay couples awake to new Ireland, hope to wed by Christmas
Columbus Telegram - 5/24/2015 1:46:13 PM
This new reality was sinking in after the Irish people voted with a surprisingly strong 62 percent "yes" to enshrine the right to gay marriage in the country's conservative ... when trying to see her wife, since hospital admissions didn't recognize her ...
Akpabio unveils Sheraton Hotel, int’l hospital, other projects
The Sun - 5/17/2015 11:34:20 PM
The 308-bed international specialist hospital, billed for inauguration on Monday, May 25, is an ultra-modern medical facility with six fully integrated modular theatres that will redirect medical tourism to Akwa Ibom and the country. The hospital ...
Aam Aadmi Party govt aims to make Delhi a smart city
Financial Express - 5/24/2015 1:31:54 PM
“If a patient goes to any hospital or dispensary then through this card his ... Officials said street lighting power efficiency is low and it consumes lot of electricity. World over countries have started using smart street lighting depending upon ...
Turkey steadily emerges as one of hottest healthcare markets in the world
News-Medical - 5/21/2015 8:13:20 AM
The country has doubled its healthcare spending in the last 10 ... “Between 2006 and 2010, the number of private hospitals increased by 86 percent, while the rate of qualified beds increased from 12 percent of 2002 to 40 percent in 2011.
Joe Chenelly: Memorial Day 2015: How do we say thanks?
Fairport-E.Rochester Post - 5/24/2015 1:57:33 AM
The few who were so willing to give completely of themselves to defend their brothers and their country. Those who made the ultimate ... A few weeks later while he lied in a hospital bed at the former Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Alan contracted ...
‘Slow Medicine’ Offers Alternative to Fast World
Healthline Networks - 5/21/2015 11:43:55 PM
In our fast-paced world, some doctors are turning to ... “We probably have too many hospital beds, too many MRI machines, too many transplant centers in this country,” he said. “There’s a lot of money invested in those things.
NCS completes 80-bed hospital in FCT
News24 - 5/15/2015 10:00:40 AM
Abuja - The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has completed the remodeling of its clinic in Karu, FCT, into an 80-bed modern hospital, to serve the health ... "The Comptroller General has a vision to build it to a world class structure that will meet the ...
Syria accused of chlorine gas bombing
The Spokesman-Review - 5/24/2015 8:16:56 AM
Inside, they found a toddler dead, still wrapped in his blankets in bed, Kayali told the Associated Press, recounting the May 2 attack. The child’s father died a few days later, his lungs collapsed, in a hospital ... gas used in the country’s rebel ...
Liberia: Former British PM Visits Redemption Hospital
AllAfrica - 5/14/2015 11:59:22 PM
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Tuesday paid a courtesy visit at the Redemption Hospital in the Borough of New Kru. Redemption Hospital was one of the hospitals badly affected during the Ebola crisis in the country. Some of the nurses died along a ...