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Region Plzeňský

Basic information

Area 7 561 km2. The region consists of 7 districts. From the 1st January 2004, when the reform of state administration came into force, the region is divided into 15 administrative districts of municipalities with extended competence.


Health Care in the Plzeňský Region (2013)

Number of inhabitants to 1.7.572 882
   o.w.: females289 578
Number of inhabitants to 31.12.573 469
   o.w.: females total289 822
   o.w.: females (15-49)131 528
children (0-14)84 101
adolescents (15-19)25 314
Age preference index121,8
Still births21
Live births 5 510
per 1 000 inhabitants9,6
neonatal deaths5
per 1 000 live births 0,9
Infants deaths 14
per 1 000 live births 2,5
Deaths total6 061
per 1 000 inhabitants 10,6
   o.w.: neoplasms1 498
diseases of the circulatory system2 828
injury and poisoning303
   o.w.: siucides72
Standardised mortality691,2
   o.w.: males862,1
Abortions total2 279
per 1 000 women in the fertile age (15-49)17,3
   o.w.: induced legally abortions (LIA)1 242
per 1 000 women in the fertile age9,4
Percentage of women using contraception48,5
Marriages2 367
per 1 000 inhabitants4,1
Divorces1 613
per 1 000 inhabitants2,8
Health establishments
Hospitals total11
   o.w.: hospitals with chronic beds1
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)9
   o.w.: follow-up services1
Institutes for long-term patients2
Institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults1
Psychiatric institutes for adult 1
Balneologic institutes1
Other bed establishments2
Independent establishments of out-patient care1 318
Institutes for infants & homes for children2
Day clinics & centres for children1
Day clinics for adults1
Special health establishments - others 29
Pharmacies (incl. detached department of drug distribution)160
Medical device dispensaries 18
Organs of public health protection2
   o.w.: health istitute-
regional hygiene stations1
Other health establishments-
Pharmaceutical service
Number of inhabitants per 1 pharmacy (incl. detached departments of drug distribution)3 584
Pharmacists (FTE)277,66
Pharmaceut. lab. technician (FTE)247,29
Number of approved prescriptions3 344 676
Number of approved vouchers per medical aids224 881
Revenues for medicaments and medical devices per 1 inhabitant7 034
Beds total5 314
  incl.: hospitals total3 320
per 10 000 inhabitants to 31.12.57,9
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)1 356
institutes for long-term patients350
institutes for TB & respiratory diseases for adults130
psychiatric institutes for adult 1 149
balneologic institutes307
other bed establishments58
Physicians (incl.dentists, FTE)
In-patient care total699,81
  incl.: hospitals608,76
institutes for long-term patients16,45
institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults5,78
psychiatric institutes for adult 62,72
balneologic institutes3,3
other bed establishments2,8
Total out-patient care (includ. common examination and treatment units)1 887,05
  incl.: out patients parts of hospitals510,15
out patients parts of other bed establishments 9,31
independent establishments of out-patient care1 367,59
   o.w.: general medicine for adults239,88
general medicine for children and adolescents100,02
specialists (except common examination and treatment units)351,74
common examination and treatment units260,37
other health establishments85,55
Employees on payroll and employers (FTE)
manpower total13 331,43
  incl.: Physicians2 160,81
other professional health personnel in health services8 545,49
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)6 122,51
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives4 688,45
paramedical workers with professional & spec. qualification (PWSQ)467,77
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)1 828,42
other profes.workers in health care and dentists126,79
pedagogical personnel1
technical and economic personnel (THP)907,38
manual workers and operational personnel987,05
Contract workers (FTE)
Manpower total257,31
  incl.: physicians83,3
other profes.workers in health care116,56
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)81,15
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives47,02
paramedical workers with professional & spec. Qualification (PWSQ)6,04
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)27,48
other profes.workers in health care and dentists1,89
pedagogical personnel-
technical and economic personnel (THP)14,55
manual workers and operational personnel29,68
The average monthly salary (according to valid regulations on salary)
Total33 848
   o.w.: physicians and dentists72 223
general nurses & midwives32 295
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications29 803
The average monthly wage (according to valid regulations on wages)
Total25 844
   o.w.: physicians and dentists52 380
general nurses & midwives24 303
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications23 901
Number of out-patient examinations (except common examination and treatment units, health emergency service, anaesthesiology & resuscitation)
Out-patient examinations7 064 409
per 1 inhabitant12,3
Health Status
Hospitalised persons in hospitals per 100 000 inhabitans20 526
Incapacity for work-
number of notified cases per 100 insured35,5
average percentage 4,1
Newly notified of selected diseases -
other salmonella infections (A02)653
TB total (A15-19)24
   o.w.: tuberculosis of the respiratory systém (A15-16)22
syphilis (A50-53)35
gonococ.infection (A54)37
viral encephalitis (A84)49
infectious mononucleosis (B27)102
Bacterial meningitis (G00)6
Newly notified MN cases and in situ neoplasms (2011) (C00-97) (D00-09)5 529
   o.w.: MN of trachea, MN of bronchus and lung - males (C33-34)268
MN of breast - females (C50)404
colorectal cancer - males (C18-21)323
colorectal cancer - females (C18-21)222
Number of live births with congenital malformation (2012)215
Number of followed up children (0-14)41 088
Number of followed up persons by GP for adults -
 for: Hypertensive diseases (I10-15)94 901
ischemic heart disease (I20-25)35 460
cerebrovascular diseases (I60-69)12 156
Number of treated diabetics to 31.12.42 659