Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
By the end of the 1st half of 2013 there were 188 hospitals in the CR, with 57 041 beds (of that 47 261 acute care beds, 7 655 nursing care beds and 2 125 newborns' cots). From the end of 2012 the hospital bed capacity diminished by 3.0 % (i.e., by 1 791 beds). On the average each bed was occupied by patients in this period for 134.4 days out of the total of 181 days in this period. The average length of stay was 6.8 days.