Definition: This entry gives the number of medical doctors (physicians), including generalist and specialist medical practitioners, per 1,000 of the population. Medical doctors are defined as doctors that study, diagnose, treat, and prevent illness, disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans through the application of modern medicine. They also plan, supervise, and evaluate care and treatment plans by other health care providers. The World Health Organization estimates that fewer than 2.3 health workers (physicians, nurses, and midwives only) per 1,000 would be insufficient to achieve coverage of primary healthcare needs.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2020See also: Physicians density map
It’s scandalous for Zambia not to Employ the 700 doctors, but have Money to urgently Employ District Commissioners
LusakaTimes.com - 1/10/2022 2:57:00 AM
We urgently need to employ more than the 700 doctors . The Zambia Medical Association says “Zambia currently has close to 700 medical doctors and dental surge
Doctors For The World: Indian Physician Emigration
Medscape - 1/11/2022 12:00:00 AM
Almost 60,000 Indian physicians practice in ... understatement to say that India is a country of contrasts and complexities. Occupying 2.4 percent of the world's land mass, it is home to one ...
One GI continues its purpose driven expansion in Ohio and beyond.
Business Insider - 1/7/2022 10:47:00 PM
Our expansion in Ohio is a key aspect of our long-term growth of the platform, and this partnership underscores our commitment to geographic density and physician and patient centric growth."
Assessment of Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Infrastructure in Belize
ascopubs.org - 1/4/2022 3:44:00 AM
Belize has one of the highest cervical cancer burdens among Latin American and Caribbean countries, despite the implementation ... workforce in Belize consisted of 75 nurses and physicians, with a density of approximately one health care provider for ...
Retiring In Malta: 9 Things To Know About Healthcare
MSN - 12/4/2021 10:24:00 PM
In World War I, the entire country was nicknamed the “Nurse of ... Private clinics typically have much shorter wait times. As well, many physicians work in both the public and private systems ...
KCCI organises free medical camp
Business Recorder - 1/9/2022 2:05:00 AM
iron and bones density tests along with examination and medical advice from qualified dentists and general physicians. Senior Vice President KCCI Abdul Rehman Naqi, Vice President KCCI Qazi Zahid ...
AMA calls for mask mandate, density limits for Christmas – as it happened
The Guardian - 12/21/2021 8:02:00 AM
density limits for venues and major sporting events, all need to be part of a stronger national response to Omicron.” The Royal Australiasian College of Physicians president Prof John Wilson ...
Doctors warn NSW premier ICU Covid patient numbers not only metric in battling Omicron
The Guardian - 12/21/2021 6:24:00 AM
Respiratory physician and president of the Royal Australasian ... the abandonment of mask wearing mandates, and the removal of density limits are together, a recipe for disaster and by the time ...