According to a 2004 market study ?Trends in Electronic Medical
Record?, there are 94,000 medical clinics operating in Japan.
2004, A Market Study (3rd Issue): Trends in Electronic Medical Records
Current situation of medical clinics in which electronic medical
record systems are adopted
Date of release 21/10/04
Seed Planning Inc.
94,819 general health clinics
?According to a 2002 survey by the Ministry of Health, Labour and
Welfare, there are 9,187 hospitals, 94,819 general health clinics, and
65,073 dental clinics in Japan. When hospitals and general clinics are
combined, there are 1.84 million beds. The number of doctors in Japan
is approximately 263,000, or 195.8 doctors for every 100,000 people,
and the number of dentists is 92,900, or 71.0 per 100,000 people.
These statistics regarding the nation's well-equipped medical
facilities and the number of doctors place Japan on par with the
countries of northern Europe in terms of total medical service
Japan Fact Sheet
92,824 general clinics operating in Japan as of October 2001
?40000..160000 clinics * * Japan
?40000..160000 * clinics * * Japan
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