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
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
'Silent killer' could claim 2,000 lives in UAE by next year… Don't be a statistic
Emirates247 - 5/2/2016 6:29:37 AM
"By 2030, the world will see 12 million stroke deaths and ... The UAE currently has 50 beds across four certifiable stroke centres - Rashid Hospital, Saudi German Hospital, Al Ain Hospital and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Dr Al-Rukn added: "According ...
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.
Death Of Six Medical Doctors: Ekiti State's Darkest Day By Bayo Oluwasanmi
Sahara Reporters - 5/2/2016 2:14:54 PM
They unselfishly shared their knowledge with the world. Needless to say ... One of the survivors, Dr. Stephen Ayosanmi of EKSUTH, spoke on his hospital bed exclusively to Vanguard on the accident: “When the accident happened, some of us came out and ...
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.
GOJO Supports World Health Organization's SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands Annual Global Campaign
8 ABC kait8.com - 4/28/2016 5:11:27 PM
Infection control as a major World Health Organization priority for developing countries. Journal of Hospital Infection ... a new study suggests. Bed bugs drawn to red and black colors Bed bugs drawn to red and black colors Bed bugs have favorite colors ...
Divided Aleppo plunges back into war as hospital is destroyed
The Boston Globe - 4/29/2016 10:29:24 AM
On the insurgent-held side, much of the Quds hospital building had collapsed, and in videos and photographs after the attack, bodies could be seen pinned under rubble and what looked like the metal frames of beds. A man rushed from the scene carrying the ...
United States says hospital air strike by Syrian regime 'reprehensible'
tribumagazine.net - 4/29/2016 7:51:55 AM
He called on the United States and Russian Federation to intervene to save the cease-fire, brokered by world powers in February ... according to Hassan Anees, the hospital's executive director. The 34-bed hospital offered services including an emergency ...