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
Qatar Foundation invests in Italian hospital, research centre project
Arabian Business - 5/29/2015 10:51:29 PM
with 290 new hospital beds, serving both public and private patients. Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, referred to as a world class hospital group, will manage the paediatric department of the hospital. Mater Olbia Hospital will offer a wide range of ...
Special Report - Russian fighters, caught in Ukraine, cast adrift by Moscow
Reuters - 5/29/2015 10:05:32 AM
KIEV (Reuters) - From his hospital bed in the Ukrainian capital, Russian fighter Alexander Alexandrov feels abandoned by his country, its leaders and even the local Russian consul. Alexandrov, 28, says he's a Russian soldier who was captured in east ...
Midstate hospital ranked among best in U.S. at handling common conditions
Central Pennsylvania - 5/28/2015 8:26:31 AM
Harrisburg-based PinnacleHealth System was among a tiny minority of hospitals around the country which scored top marks in all five categories in a new U.S. News and World ... hospital in Danville wasn't rated a top performer in any category, and a 1,500 ...
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 ...
A Liberian Hospital After Ebola
The Atlantic - 5/27/2015 11:58:16 PM
In late March, a woman arrived at Redemption Hospital ... a bed, a practice that used to be common. But can Redemption keep up its new procedures as the epidemic fades and international help dries up? Can the gains be replicated throughout the country ...
U.S. News & World Report Cites Morristown Medical Center for Excellence in ‘Common Care’
University Chronicle - 5/29/2015 6:48:06 PM
"The new ranking by US News & World ... hospital in New Jersey for the fifth consecutive year by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., one of the nation’s most respected health care research and information companies. Among hospitals with more than 350 beds ...
Hospital Bed and Lift System transform bariatric care.
Thomasnet News - 5/28/2015 12:58:32 PM
Compella™ Bed and LikoGuard™ Lift System Designed to Address Unique Patient and Caregiver Needs CHICAGO – Hospital admissions of obese patients ... We partner with health care providers in more than 100 countries by focusing on patient care solutions ...
Business Recorder - 5/29/2015 11:12:57 PM
All these resources have made the country one of the fertile land of the continent Earth. Humans consume water for cooking, washing, cleaning, transportation and fun purposes. It is estimated that 70 percent of world-wide water is used for irrigation.
The Algerian Exception
New York Times - 5/30/2015 3:37:48 AM
ORAN, Algeria — Algeria is indeed a country of the Arab world: a de facto dictatorship with Islamists ... “I am no Bouazizi,” said the Algerian, from the hospital bed in which he would not die. “I just want decent housing.”
VPS launches 100-bed hospital in Dubai
Trade Arabia - 5/26/2015 7:45:56 AM
VPS Healthcare Group, a leading healthcare provider in the Mena region, has launched Medeor 24x7 Hospital, a 100-bed multispeciality ... strengthen our healthcare services delivery in the country.” “The hospital is an effort to meet the gap for ...
Hasbro Children's Hospital doctor uses endoscopic spinal surgery to ID Fall River teen's tumor
The Herald News - 5/29/2015 10:55:39 AM
“This is the first time anyone has ever operated on a spinal canal tumor in the world with an endoscope — in a child ... On a recent May morning, Camara, now 17, sat in a hospital bed at Hasbro with her parents at her side. She had just completed ...
Branson, Missouri, Hospital Ensnared In Kwashiorkor Crackdown
KCUR 89.3 FM - 5/27/2015 12:45:24 PM
Cox Medical Center in Branson, Missouri, is the latest hospital to come under scrutiny for billing Medicare for a rare form of malnutrition usually seen in third-world countries ... From 2010 to 2013, the 165-bed acute care hospital received $1.15 million ...
Dubai: HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan visits Thumbay Hospital
Daijiworld - 5/29/2015 4:50:35 AM
The new hospital with initial strength of 150 beds, of which 75 beds ... which is the first dental hospital in the country, is another unique feature of Thumbay Hospital. It is a full-fledged multi-specialty center with world class ultra-modern facilities ...
Europe’s refugee problem
Arab News - 5/29/2015 9:54:13 PM
Hitler, too, hoped that other countries would accept them. In a speech in Königsberg that March, he jeered, “I can only hope and expect that the other world which has felt ... two words were uttered repeatedly: “Density” and “saturation.”
Remembering the Brave Souls Who Died Trying to Set World Records
VICE - 5/29/2015 1:33:08 PM
They would land for fuel 25 times in 15 different countries over the course of their ... down against the ground to walk wherever, or against the bed to sleep. Despite their not being an active world record in which one is buried alive, 24-year-old Janaka ...