By the end of 2019, Dazhou city has 4514 health institutions, including 430 hospitals and health centers, 8 maternal and child health centers (stations) and 8 centers for Disease Control and prevention. There were 35862 beds in health institutions. Among them, there are 34773 beds in hospitals and health centers. There are 23365 technicians in hospitals and health centers in the city. Among them, there were 7587 practicing (Assistant) doctors, 11097 registered nurses and nurses. The infant and under-5 mortality rates were 3.65 ‰ and 5.66 ‰ respectively.