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Coronavirus

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Tightening of entry rules: quarantine for arrivals

Tightening of entry rules: quarantine for arrivals

Since 8pm on 26 November 2021, various countries have been on the list of countries with a variant of concern.

COVID-19 Social Monitor: selected results

COVID-19 Social Monitor: selected results

Bern, 2.12.2021 – The COVID-19 Social Monitor tracks the social and public health changes in the population during the pandemic. The interim report with results up to summer 2021, is now available.

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Cannabis pilot trials

From May 15th 2021 pilot trials involving the dispensing of Cannabis for non-medicinal purposes are possible. These trials are intended to create the basis for the future legal regulation of cannabis.

Reproductive Medicine: facts & figures

Reproductive Medicine: facts & figures

Who undergoes treatment to fulfill their desire to have children? And how many children are conceived with medical assistance? A monitoring programme provides data on reproductive medicine.

Health system is highly rated by the population

Health system is highly rated by the population

The vast majority of residents aged over 18 in Switzerland are satisfied with the quality of healthcare received. This was shown by the latest survey conducted in eleven countries by the Commonwealth Fund.

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Interprofessionality has to be learned

Interprofessional collaboration focuses on patient needs, gives a clearer picture of interfaces and is one means of combating the shortage of skilled workers. Find out how it works in the latest issue of spectra.

When a behaviour becomes an addition

When a behaviour becomes an addiction

Shopping and video games are fun diversions – but not for everyone. When a passion turns into excessive behaviour, an addiction can develop. More on this in the new edition of spectra. 

Gambling: help on the web

Gambling: help on the web

Win Back Control is a web-based self-help programme for people addicted to gambling. “We reckon that only ten per cent of gambling addicts at the most are in treatment,” says project head Michael Schaub.

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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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