Non-coronavirus patients urged not to avoid hospitalsApril 16, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
The Swiss Hospital Association is urging patients with non-coronavirus issues to make sure they receive medical treat...
Geneva airport receives plane carrying CHF 3 million of medical equipment from ChinaApril 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
A plane carrying 92 tons of protective personal equipment for medical staff has landed at Geneva Airport.
Germany blocks medical equipment shipment to SwitzerlandMarch 11, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Germany has been blocking a shipment of medical equipment to Switzerland due its ban on exporting such materials.
Health insurance to rise 3%June 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Health insurance premiums are expected to rise by 3% next year, according to the price comparison site Comparis.
Parliament raises annual healthcare payoutMarch 6, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Parliament has raised the minimum amount patients will have to pay before insurance kicks in.
Police chase through Geneva into FranceSept. 3, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
Vaud police chased a car towing a stolen caravan in the early hours of Sunday morning through Vaud, Geneva and then i...
Government supports medical cannabis useJuly 5, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
The Swiss government says its supports the legalization of cannabis for medical use.
Zurich researchers develop early cancer warningApril 20, 2018, 6:19 a.m.
Researchers at the ETH University in Zurich have come up with an early warning for cancer they’re calling a &ls...
Possible new animal welfare laws in SwitzerlandOct. 24, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
The Swiss government is to consult on new measures to protect the welfare of animals used in medical research and the...
Medical costs in Switzerland second only to USSept. 20, 2016, 7:54 a.m.
Medical supplies are up to four times more expensive in Switzerland than in neighbouring countries. According to an ...