The FOPH has some 600 professional and dedicated employees who are committed to protecting public health and improving the country’s healthcare system. Find out more about the FOPH organisation and get to know the senior management, directorates, divisions and extra-parliamentary commissions here.
As of December 2017, the FOPH employed 580 people (467.8 full-time equivalents). This figure refers to permanent posts, and does not include fixed-term and temporary positions, apprentices and interns.
In 2018 the FOPH has a budget of approximately CHF 160 million and administers restricted funds of around CHF 3.0 billion (of which CHF 2.8 billion is reserved for premium reductions in compulsory health insurance system and CHF 220 million for military insurance payments).
Last modification 01.06.2018