Innovation Service

The Innovation Service defines the innovation processes and systems for use within the FOPH. It coordinates the implementation of the Health2030 strategy and develops strategic concepts for innovations spanning the FOPH. 

The Innovation Service promotes the innovative capacity of the FOPH at the level of culture, organisation, processes and projects. It has the following tasks:

  • Coordinating implementation of the Health2030 strategy as a comprehensive health policy;
  • Compiling decision data and concepts for innovation within the FOPH in relation to health policy challenges;
  • Boosting innovative capacity through a range of measures at the organisation and methods level;
  • Assisting with the implementation of the human resources strategy aimed at promoting a culture of innovation within the FOPH;
  • Working together with specialist units, especially during the project initialisation phase;
  • Serving as a contact point for innovation-related issues
Michael Gabathuler

Michael Gabathuler
Head of Innovation Service

Further information

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.

Last modification 03.01.2022

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Federal Office of Public Health FOPH
Management Services Division
Innovation Service
Schwarzenburgstrasse 157
3003 Bern
Tel. +41 58 484 44 93

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