The Swiss Health Care System

Obsan has updated the country profile Switzerland of the Commonwealth Fund. This profile as well as an overview of 19 other health systems can be found here:

The Swiss Health Care System

Indicators online

Discover a first series of indicators from the Swiss Monitoring System on Addiction and Noncommunicable Diseases (MonAM):


"nurses at work": Who is staying in the profession and who is leaving?

A major study conducted in the country's three regions asked health professionals their reasons for staying in or for leaving the health sector. This factsheet describes the study's approach and presents the main findings.

Obsan Bulletin 8/2016

Publications in English

Obsan Bulletin 8/2016
Véronique Addor, René Schwendimann, Jacques-Antoine Gauthier, Boris Wernli, Dalit Jäckel, Adeline Paignon
How many health professionals will the Swiss healthcare system need by 2030?
Hélène Jaccard Ruedin, France Weaver
National Health Report 2008
Obsan Bulletin