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
Detroit VA Hospital ‘Like A Third World Country’ Claim Protesting Workers
CBS Detroit - 7/22/2015 2:27:48 AM
A group of about 100 workers and supporters protested outside the hospital on Wednesday. “This is like a third world county here,” said Benjamin ... soiled briefs, causing bed sores…not helping patients into their bed when needed because they ...
Developers disclose plans for new hospital on former country club property
Las Cruces Sun-News - 7/29/2015 2:33:49 AM
"We are real," said Las Crucen Bob Pofahl, who has been spearheading the project to redevelop the former country club's 110 acres. "We have been doing lots of due diligence the last 18 months. We've got a world-class hospital that's going to be built here."
Detroit VA Workers Protest Hospital Run ‘Like a Third World Country’
Breitbart News - 7/23/2015 1:00:43 AM
Dingell Veterans Administration Medical Center say that working conditions are so bad they feel like the hospital is being run “like a third world country ... soiled briefs, causing bed sores…not helping patients into their bed when needed because ...
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 ...
World class boutique hospital Paelon, launches her 2bed intensive care unit
Businessday - 7/19/2015 12:15:21 AM
Paelon recently opened her Intensive Care Unit (ICU), a 2-bed state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit ... founded the Paelon Memorial Clinic the world class boutique hospital with highly sought personalised multi-specialist medical services in Victoria ...
Las Cruces developers disclose plans for new hospital
ABQJournal - 7/29/2015 3:55:32 PM
“We are real,” said Bob Pofahl of Las Cruces, who has been spearheading the project to redevelop the former country club’s 110 acres. “We have been doing lots of due diligence the last 18 months. We’ve got a world-class hospital that’s going to ...
'Euthanasia vans that come to your home': Katie Hopkins reveals what she would do if she ruled the world... and says there are 'too many' old people taking up hospital beds
Daily Mail - 7/28/2015 4:53:59 PM
We just have far too many old people,' she said, looking the 69-year-old up and down after he enquired about her latest TV venture, If Katie Hopkins Ruled The World ... taking up hospital beds. 'It's ridiculous to be living in a country where we can ...
World’s First Bilateral Hand Transplant on a Child Performed at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
News Wise - 7/28/2015 6:34:12 PM
CHOP is one of the few places in the world that offer the capabilities ... is among the largest in the country. In addition, its unique family-centered care and public service programs have brought the 535-bed hospital recognition as a leading advocate ...
Doctors strike in Ghana, demand better conditions
Bonner County Daily Bee - 7/31/2015 5:30:24 AM
ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Ghana's Medical Association says more doctors working at public hospitals across the country are set to join a strike ... Ellen Nortey, an 87-year-old who was at an Accra hospital with malaria, said she was told by nurses that the ...
All-women hospital opens in Abu Dhabi
Gulf News - 7/22/2015 12:36:15 PM
ABU DHABI Brightpoint Royal Women’s hospital that recently opened in Abu Dhabi is a unique healthcare facility for women run by women. This deluxe 100-bed facility is the first ... it is a women’s world at Brightpoint. Leading gynaecologists, internal ...
Vanderbilt University Medical Center again ranked among nation’s elite by U.S. News and World Report
Vanderbilt University News - 7/21/2015 8:12:35 AM
U.S. News and World ... across the country, and only 2,265 — 48 percent — performed well enough to have even a single specialty program ranked as being among the best in the nation. To be eligible, hospitals must either be a teaching hospital, be ...
Woman trapped in bed by falling tree
My Foxny - 7/27/2015 7:15:21 AM
She was transported to an area hospital for ... giant oyster beds surrounded Manhattan. At the time, Liberty Island was known As Great Oyster Island and Ellis Island was Little Oyster Island. It was thought that half of the world's oyster supply came ...
Hospital worker molested patient while she slept
Sunday World - 7/22/2015 5:41:04 AM
She then turned over and saw Awode standing by her bed ... country. The father of two has two previous convictions for dangerous driving and having no insurance. He previously worked for Eagle Eye Security and had done work experience in St Mary's Hospital ...
Pardee ranked 13th “best hospital” in North Carolina
Mountain Xpress - 7/22/2015 6:27:00 PM
Pardee, which was opened in 1953, serves Henderson County and the surrounding area with 222 acute care beds and 238 physicians ... Each year, U.S. News and World Report ranks hospital facilities and care across the country, based on the results of over ...
The Remarkable 100-Year-Old Letters of a First World War Agony Aunt
News Week - 7/31/2015 9:48:06 AM
but all over the country, there were refuge homes for unmarried mothers run by the Salvation Army and other missions existed in private houses. The next letter from Allen is undated but she writes from a "hospital waiting home" for unmarried mothers ...