Italy in crisis for pediatricians

Italy in crisis for pediatricians

There are fewer and fewer pediatricians in Italy. Even those who are in the service must follow a minimum of 100 children and a maximum of 1000.

Over 1000 children visit a pediatrician in Piedmonte, Tuscany and the Province of


The average across the country is 896 children per pediatrician.

Umbria (784), Sardinia (788), Sicily (792) and Molise (798).

17 regions exceed the average:,

Piedmont (1,092), the Autonomous Province of Bolzano (1,060), Tuscany (1,057) exceed the average of 1,000 assists.

Information about the quality of service is missing.