Resilient healthcare

Hospital beds - acute care

23/08/2021 PNG

Curative (or acute) care beds include not only beds in intensive care units, but also beds in other acute care units (e.g. all surgical units, all gynaecological and obstetric services, as well as acute psychiatric care beds in about half the countries).

For information on intensive care beds capacity, see: Beyond Containment: Health systems responses to COVID-19 in the OECD