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Region Vysočina

Basic information

Area 6 796 km2. The region consists of 5 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 Region Vysočina (2013)

Number of inhabitants to 1.7.510 522
   o.w.: females257 155
Number of inhabitants to 31.12.510 209
   o.w.: females total256 939
   o.w.: females (15-49)117 005
children (0-14)75 488
adolescents (15-19)25 689
Age preference index119,6
Still births12
Live births 4 920
per 1 000 inhabitants9,6
neonatal deaths6
per 1 000 live births 1,2
Infants deaths 6
per 1 000 live births 1,2
Deaths total5 129
per 1 000 inhabitants 10
   o.w.: neoplasms1 250
diseases of the circulatory system2 509
injury and poisoning233
   o.w.: siucides61
Standardised mortality644,3
   o.w.: males840,4
Abortions total1 619
per 1 000 women in the fertile age (15-49)13,8
   o.w.: induced legally abortions (LIA)835
per 1 000 women in the fertile age7,1
Percentage of women using contraception50,4
Marriages2 043
per 1 000 inhabitants4
Divorces1 125
per 1 000 inhabitants2,2
Health establishments
Hospitals total6
   o.w.: hospitals with chronic beds-
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)1
   o.w.: follow-up services-
Institutes for long-term patients5
Institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults1
Psychiatric institutes for adult 4
Balneologic institutes-
Other bed establishments1
Independent establishments of out-patient care1 115
Institutes for infants & homes for children2
Day clinics & centres for children1
Day clinics for adults-
Special health establishments - others 13
Pharmacies (incl. detached department of drug distribution)132
Medical device dispensaries 6
Organs of public health protection1
   o.w.: health istitute-
regional hygiene stations1
Other health establishments-
Pharmaceutical service
Number of inhabitants per 1 pharmacy (incl. detached departments of drug distribution)3 865
Pharmacists (FTE)286,97
Pharmaceut. lab. technician (FTE)224,67
Number of approved prescriptions3 385 169
Number of approved vouchers per medical aids136 558
Revenues for medicaments and medical devices per 1 inhabitant6 041
Beds total4 440
  incl.: hospitals total2 495
per 10 000 inhabitants to 31.12.48,9
private hospitals (founded by psysical person or other legal body)106
institutes for long-term patients492
institutes for TB & respiratory diseases for adults80
psychiatric institutes for adult 1 333
balneologic institutes-
other bed establishments40
Physicians (incl.dentists, FTE)
In-patient care total558,09
  incl.: hospitals437,99
institutes for long-term patients26,95
institutes for TB&respiratory diseases for adults5,1
psychiatric institutes for adult 85,25
balneologic institutes-
other bed establishments2,8
Total out-patient care (includ. common examination and treatment units)1 268,78
  incl.: out patients parts of hospitals255,49
out patients parts of other bed establishments 7,56
independent establishments of out-patient care1 005,73
   o.w.: general medicine for adults221,95
general medicine for children and adolescents101,2
specialists (except common examination and treatment units)276,09
common examination and treatment units109,62
other health establishments53,27
Employees on payroll and employers (FTE)
manpower total10 211,29
  incl.: Physicians1 527,22
other professional health personnel in health services6 687,28
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)4 902,86
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives3 881,01
paramedical workers with professional & spec. qualification (PWSQ)321,39
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)1 332,56
other profes.workers in health care and dentists130,47
pedagogical personnel7,65
technical and economic personnel (THP)577,55
manual workers and operational personnel822,88
Contract workers (FTE)
Manpower total160,94
  incl.: physicians43,11
other profes.workers in health care68,18
  incl.: paramedical workers with professional qulification (PWPQ)49,54
   o.w.: general nurses & midwives40,17
paramedical workers with professional & spec. Qualification (PWSQ)4,44
health care workers under profes.supervision (HWUS)12,3
other profes.workers in health care and dentists1,9
pedagogical personnel-
technical and economic personnel (THP)14,35
manual workers and operational personnel24,45
The average monthly salary (according to valid regulations on salary)
Total26 794
   o.w.: physicians and dentists55 327
general nurses & midwives25 453
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications26 456
The average monthly wage (according to valid regulations on wages)
Total18 909
   o.w.: physicians and dentists33 112
general nurses & midwives18 200
other paramedical workers with professional qualifications20 205
Number of out-patient examinations (except common examination and treatment units, health emergency service, anaesthesiology & resuscitation)
Out-patient examinations6 281 453
per 1 inhabitant12,3
Health Status
Hospitalised persons in hospitals per 100 000 inhabitans22 970
Incapacity for work-
number of notified cases per 100 insured32,1
average percentage 3,9
Newly notified of selected diseases -
other salmonella infections (A02)703
TB total (A15-19)16
   o.w.: tuberculosis of the respiratory systém (A15-16)15
syphilis (A50-53)8
gonococ.infection (A54)26
viral encephalitis (A84)50
infectious mononucleosis (B27)158
Bacterial meningitis (G00)8
Newly notified MN cases and in situ neoplasms (2011) (C00-97) (D00-09)3 772
   o.w.: MN of trachea, MN of bronchus and lung - males (C33-34)208
MN of breast - females (C50)299
colorectal cancer - males (C18-21)217
colorectal cancer - females (C18-21)156
Number of live births with congenital malformation (2012)168
Number of followed up children (0-14)45 594
Number of followed up persons by GP for adults -
 for: Hypertensive diseases (I10-15)93 925
ischemic heart disease (I20-25)38 372
cerebrovascular diseases (I60-69)12 243
Number of treated diabetics to 31.12.36 824