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Region Karlovarský

Basic information

Area 3 315 km2. The region consists of 3 districts. From the 1st January 2004, when the reform of state administration came into force, the region is divided into 7 administrative districts of municipalities with extended competence.

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Health care in the Karlovarský region (2013)

Demography
Number of inhabitants to 1.7.300 999
   o.w.: females152 588
Number of inhabitants to 31.12.300 309
   o.w.: females total152 140
   o.w.: females (15-49)69 502
children (0-14)44 480
adolescents (15-19)14 324
Age preference index113,4
Still births14
Live births 2 826
per 1 000 inhabitants9,4
neonatal deaths3
per 1 000 live births 1,1
Infants deaths 3
per 1 000 live births 1,1
Deaths total3 186
per 1 000 inhabitants 10,6
   o.w.: neoplasms834
diseases of the circulatory system1 461
injury and poisoning168
   o.w.: siucides59
Standardised mortality756,4
   o.w.: males967,9
females588,6
Abortions total1 150
per 1 000 women in the fertile age (15-49)16,5
   o.w.: induced legally abortions (LIA)850
per 1 000 women in the fertile age12,2
Percentage of women using contraception44,9
Marriages1 300
per 1 000 inhabitants4,3
Divorces879
per 1 000 inhabitants2,9
Health establishments
Hospitals total5
   o.w.: hospitals with chronic beds-
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)5
   o.w.: follow-up services-
Institutes for long-term patients5
Institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults-
Psychiatric institutes for adult -
Balneologic institutes45
Other bed establishments-
Independent establishments of out-patient care801
Institutes for infants & homes for children1
Day clinics & centres for children1
Day clinics for adults-
Special health establishments - others 6
Pharmacies (incl. detached department of drug distribution)96
Medical device dispensaries 11
Organs of public health protection1
   o.w.: health istitute-
regional hygiene stations1
Other health establishments1
Pharmaceutical service
Number of inhabitants per 1 pharmacy (incl. detached departments of drug distribution)3 128
Pharmacists (FTE)155,24
Pharmaceut. lab. technician (FTE)142,24
Number of approved prescriptions1 868 424
Number of approved vouchers per medical aids48 580
Revenues for medicaments and medical devices per 1 inhabitant5 096
Beds
Beds total14 187
  incl.: hospitals total1 372
per 10 000 inhabitants to 31.12.45,7
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)1 372
institutes for long-term patients455
institutes for TB & respiratory diseases for adults-
psychiatric institutes for adult -
balneologic institutes12 360
other bed establishments-
Physicians (incl.dentists, FTE)
In-patient care total395,54
  incl.: hospitals245,58
institutes for long-term patients12,89
institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults-
psychiatric institutes for adult -
balneologic institutes137,07
other bed establishments-
Total out-patient care (includ. common examination and treatment units)834,23
  incl.: out patients parts of hospitals133,64
out patients parts of other bed establishments -
independent establishments of out-patient care700,59
   o.w.: general medicine for adults126,22
general medicine for children and adolescents60,15
dentists158,75
gynaecologists38,2
specialists (except common examination and treatment units)190,02
common examination and treatment units123,14
other health establishments33,59
Employees on payroll and employers (FTE)
manpower total9 891,71
  incl.: Physicians1 003,67
dentists166,8
pharmacists169,17
other professional health personnel in health services5 058,95
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)2 912,43
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives2 341,99
paramedical workers with professional & spec. qualification (PWSQ)405,3
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)1 673,78
other profes.workers in health care and dentists67,44
pedagogical personnel1
technical and economic personnel (THP)808,18
manual workers and operational personnel2 683,94
Contract workers (FTE)
Manpower total278,25
  incl.: physicians88,99
dentists3,9
pharmacists8,7
other profes.workers in health care115,46
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)68,81
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives55,18
paramedical workers with professional & spec. Qualification (PWSQ)10,36
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)34,19
other profes.workers in health care and dentists2,1
pedagogical personnel0,07
technical and economic personnel (THP)29,16
manual workers and operational personnel31,97
The average monthly salary (according to valid regulations on salary)
Total30 125
   o.w.: physicians and dentists78 994
general nurses & midwives32 466
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications31 464
The average monthly wage (according to valid regulations on wages)
Total22 132
   o.w.: physicians and dentists58 153
general nurses & midwives22 078
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications24 490
Number of out-patient examinations (except common examination and treatment units, health emergency service, anaesthesiology & resuscitation)
Out-patient examinations3 298 660
per 1 inhabitant11
Health Status
Hospitalised persons in hospitals per 100 000 inhabitans22 404
Incapacity for work-
number of notified cases per 100 insured33,4
average percentage 3,8
Newly notified of selected diseases -
other salmonella infections (A02)209
TB total (A15-19)13
   o.w.: tuberculosis of the respiratory systém (A15-16)12
syphilis (A50-53)10
gonococ.infection (A54)35
viral encephalitis (A84)13
infectious mononucleosis (B27)61
Bacterial meningitis (G00)4
Newly notified MN cases and in situ neoplasms (2011) (C00-97) (D00-09)2 576
   o.w.: MN of trachea, MN of bronchus and lung - males (C33-34)165
MN of breast - females (C50)206
colorectal cancer - males (C18-21)148
colorectal cancer - females (C18-21)104
Number of live births with congenital malformation (2012)130
Number of followed up children (0-14)31 568
Number of followed up persons by GP for adults -
 for: Hypertensive diseases (I10-15)46 956
ischemic heart disease (I20-25)17 923
cerebrovascular diseases (I60-69)5 020
Number of treated diabetics to 31.12.25 380