Vaud hospital beds fill with Covid patientsSept. 18, 2020, 6:53 a.m.
As the number of infections in canton Vaud continues to rise – hospital admissions are climbing and patients te...
Boy, 4, in critical condition after falling through drainAug. 31, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
A small boy is in a critical condition after falling through an open water pipe in Wil in canton Sankt Gallen.
1 in 4 would refuse Covid-19 vaccine, survey showsAug. 12, 2020, 9:08 a.m.
A survey is showing 1 in 4 Swiss residents would refuse a Covid-19 vaccine if one comes available.
Nurses outraged at being 'thanked' with ballpoint penJuly 23, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
Nurses at Bern’s main hospital, the Inselspital, are outraged by a ballpoint pen as a gift.
Those with mild symptoms encouraged to get free coronavirus testJune 11, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
Anyone with mild symptoms of the coronavirus is being urged to get tested for free at the Geneva University Hospital....
Swiss hospital's coronavirus treatment receives global attentionMay 14, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
A coronavirus treatment pioneered in a Swiss hospital is receiving worldwide attention.
Man thought to have died after eating listeria-infected cheese in hospitalMay 12, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
A man in hospital in canton Valais may have died after eating listeria-infected cheese during his stay.
Zurich experiences problem with face masks left on streetsApril 24, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
There’s a growing problem in Zurich, with discarded face masks being left on the streets - particularly around ...
Number of coronavirus patients in intensive care drops significantlyApril 21, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
The number of people being treated in intensive care for coronavirus has dropped significantly - according the Federa...
Two MSF medics support Geneva cantonal hospital staffApril 2, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Two medics from Médicins Sans Frontières are supporting hospital staff at Geneva’s cantonal hospi...
Valais police ask motorcyclists to stay off roadApril 1, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Valais police are asking motorcyclists to stay off the road.
Majority of Covid-19 hospital patients maleApril 1, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
New figures from the Federal Office for Health show almost 60% of coronavirus patients in Swiss hospitals are men.&nb...
Zurich hospitals prepared for increase in severe casesMarch 26, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Officials from the canton of Zurich have said their hospitals are well-equipped for an increase in severe cases.
Geneva café feeds HUG hospital staffMarch 24, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
A popular lunch café in Geneva has been fund-raising to feed hospital staff at the HUG.
HUG offers patients video consultationsMarch 20, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
Medical staff at the HUG in Geneva have introduced video consultations - to ensure other health issues continue to be...
Calls for army field hospitals to prepare for Covid-19March 13, 2020, 8:24 a.m.
Several politicians are calling for the army to activate its hospitals, ready for a major outbreak of Covid-19.
Public stealing face masks and disinfectant from hospitalsMarch 4, 2020, 10:09 a.m.
Hospitals around the country say people are stealing face masks and disinfectant.
Zurich hospital patients test negative for coronavirusJan. 29, 2020, 9:36 a.m.
Health officials say the two patients in a Zurich hospital don’t have the coronavirus.
Zurich patients test negative for coronavirusJan. 28, 2020, 9:33 a.m.
The two patients in a Zurich hospital are testing negative for the corona virus but doctors remain cautious as the vi...
Member of fire brigade sentenced to psychiatric hospital for arsonJan. 22, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
A young arsonist who was a member of the fire brigade has been sentenced to 6 years in a closed psychiatric hospital.
Man shot by police dies in hospitalDec. 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The man shot by a Geneva police officer on Monday has died in hospital.
Teen in hospital after experimenting with explosivesDec. 16, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A teenager is in hospital suffering severe burns after an explosion in his bedroom in canton Lucerne on Saturday afte...
Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni HospitalDec. 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Care workers have been demonstrating outside the Geneva University Hospital saying they deserve higher pay as their r...
Parliament votes to charge patients using hospital emergency unitsDec. 4, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
The lower House of Parliament has voted in favour of charging patients CHF 50 for using the emergency units at hospit...