New hospitals? New hospitals. When I started in the hospital landscape in 2008, Switzerland had 318 hospitals. The last census for 2018 has been published by the Federal Statistical Office at 281. But even before that, the «scene» was shrinking steadily. Graphics. Development of hospitals and beds from 1947 to 2011 (left) and number […]Read more "The next Healthopolis is called Basaksehir: 2020 in Istanbul"
Muttenz, Switzerland, 1981. Three doctors create a pioneer moment in Switzerland: they start the later called Rennbahnklinik (race track clinic). About Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. The only one of its kind. Growth hack 1984: up to 10 beds 1989: expanded Physiotherapy and an added training center 1996: Approval as Swiss Olympic Medical Center (14 in total […]Read more "Sports Medicine Pioneers – made in Switzerland"
Val Müstair, famous remote Swiss mountains – the most eastern valley of Switzerland. Close to the Austrian border. Within the area of the fourth language in Switzerland – the Romansh (besides swissgerman, french and italian) there you find in the little municipality of Santa Maria the “Gesundheitszentrum Val Müstair” or in the fourth language “Center […]Read more "Hidden gem in the mountains: the smallest hospital of Switzerland"