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Health information for people from Ukraine seeking protection

Health information for people from Ukraine seeking protection

Useful information about medical care in Switzerland, health insurance and other health topics in Ukrainian and other languages for people seeking protection is available here.

Monkeypox

Monkeypox

Since May 2022, clusters of monkeypox infections have been observed in Europe and other regions. The disease is transmitted through close contact. Anyone with symptoms should consult a physician immediately.

Health Literacy

Health Literacy

Health literacy can be improved in various areas in Switzerland. Current research data show this in an international comparison.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Situation in Switzerland, COVID certificate, travel, vaccination, tests, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), barrier-free content

Coronavirus: Checklist for travelling abroad

Checklist for travelling abroad

Are you planning a summer holiday abroad? Our checklist shows you what you need to consider before, during and after your trip in connection with COVID-19.

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Exercise is the best medicine

Exercise is the best medicine

How can we better integrate exercise in our everyday lives? How can our surroundings promote exercise? And why is the FOPH keen to reinforce exercise as therapy? Find out more in the latest issue of spectra.

Safeguarding mental health at work

Safeguarding mental health at work

Working conditions are crucial to the mental health of employees. Read in the new edition of spectra how psychosocial risks at the workplace can be prevented and what employers should pay attention to.

Promoting health at the workplace

Promoting health at the workplace

Workplace health management (WHM) is about systematically safeguarding the health and performance of employees. The new edition of spectra looks at WHM from different perspectives and shows what actors are involved.

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Strategy Health2030

Everyone in Switzerland should continue to benefit from high-quality, affordable healthcare. In the Health2030 Strategy, you can find out how the Federal Council intends to achieve this goal.

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