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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. Mid-year population was 308 577 in the year 2008.

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Health care in the Karlovarský region (2012)

Demography
Number of inhabitants to 1.7.302 484
   o.w.: females153 350
Number of inhabitants to 31.12.301 726
   o.w.: females total152 937
   o.w.: females (15-49)70 806
children (0-14)44 541
adolescents (15-19)15 177
Age preference index108,7
Still births11
Live births 2 820
per 1 000 inhabitants9,3
neonatal deaths4
per 1 000 live births 1,4
Infants deaths 9
per 1 000 live births 3,2
Deaths total3 072
per 1 000 inhabitants 10,2
   o.w.: neoplasms872
diseases of the circulatory system1 448
injury and poisoning180
   o.w.: siucides53
Standardised mortality750,8
   o.w.: males935,4
females607,6
Abortions total1 253
per 1 000 women in the fertile age (15-49)17,7
   o.w.: induced legally abortions (LIA)830
per 1 000 women in the fertile age11,7
Percentage of women using contraception41,8
Marriages1 297
per 1 000 inhabitants4,3
Divorces880
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 institutes51
Other bed establishments-
Independent establishments of out-patient care803
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)88
Medical device dispensaries 19
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)3 429
Pharmacists (FTE)142,75
Pharmaceut. lab. technician (FTE)142,99
Number of prescriptions and vouchers1 905 285
Revenues for medicaments and medical devices per 1 inhabitant5 204
Beds
Beds total14 681
  incl.: hospitals total1 487
per 10 000 inhabitants to 31.12.49,3
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)1 487
institutes for long-term patients433
institutes for TB & respiratory diseases for adults-
psychiatric institutes for adult -
balneologic institutes12 761
other bed establishments-
Physicians (incl.dentists, FTE)
In-patient care total420,64
  incl.: hospitals274,62
institutes for long-term patients14,51
institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults-
psychiatric institutes for adult -
balneologic institutes131,51
other bed establishments-
Total out-patient care (includ. common examination and treatment units)856,12
  incl.: out patients parts of hospitals166,34
out patients parts of other bed establishments -
independent establishments of out-patient care689,78
   o.w.: general medicine for adults127
general medicine for children and adolescents60,45
dentists159,2
gynaecologists36,95
specialists (except common examination and treatment units)241,53
common examination and treatment units122
other health establishments27,95
Employees on payroll and employers (FTE)
manpower total9 959,82
  incl.: Physicians1 010,86
dentists170,6
pharmacists151,49
other professional health personnel in health services5 064,34
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)2 976,64
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives2 419,64
paramedical workers with professional & spec. qualification (PWSQ)377,6
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)1 622,09
other profes.workers in health care and dentists88,01
pedagogical personnel2
technical and economic personnel (THP)887,19
manual workers and operational personnel2 673,34
Contract workers (FTE)
Manpower total272,23
  incl.: physicians123,05
dentists0,2
pharmacists3,46
other profes.workers in health care97,63
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)52,34
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives43,09
paramedical workers with professional & spec. Qualification (PWSQ)7,61
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)35,58
other profes.workers in health care and dentists2,1
pedagogical personnel0,35
technical and economic personnel (THP)18,45
manual workers and operational personnel29,09
The average monthly salary (according to valid regulations on salary)
Total30 000
   o.w.: physicians and dentists91 193
general nurses & midwives32 368
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications31 245
The average monthly wage (according to valid regulations on wages)
Total22 744
   o.w.: physicians and dentists59 804
general nurses & midwives22 514
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications24 550
Number of out-patient examinations (except common examination and treatment units, health emergency service, anaesthesiology & resuscitation)
Out-patient examinations3 290 529
per 1 inhabitant10,9
Health Status
Hospitalised persons in hospitals per 100 000 inhabitans21 832
Incapacity for work-
number of notified cases per 100 insured31,4
average percentage 3,5
Newly notified of selected diseases -
other salmonella infections (A02)295
TB total (A15-19)11
   o.w.: tuberculosis of the respiratory systém (A15-16)11
syphilis (A50-53)14
gonococ.infection (A54)33
viral encephalitis (A84)10
infectious mononucleosis (B27)55
Bacterial meningitis (G00)3
Newly notified MN cases and in situ neoplasms (2010) (C00-97) (D00-09)2 623
   o.w.: MN of trachea, MN of bronchus and lung - males (C33-34)175
MN of breast - females (C50)196
colorectal cancer - males (C18-21)119
colorectal cancer - females (C18-21)106
Number of live births with congenital malformation (2011)147
Number of followed up children (0-14)29 992
Number of followed up persons by GP for adults -
 for: Hypertensive diseases (I10-15)42 429
ischemic heart disease (I20-25)17 130
cerebrovascular diseases (I60-69)4 778
Number of treated diabetics to 31.12.24 209