Health Strategies Division

The Health Strategies Division coordinates and deals with legislation projects, strategies and other dossiers relating to the various fields of health policy.

The themes are specified in the Federal Council's health policy strategy, Health2020, and also by parliament's health policy agenda. Important common issues are quality, transparency, equal opportunities and health benefits.

Salome von Greyerz

Salome von Greyerz
Head of Health Strategies Division

Further information

Dialog Nationale Gesundheitspolitik – ständige Plattform von Bund und Kantonen

Der „Dialog Nationale Gesundheitspolitik“ ist die ständige Plattform von Bund und Kantonen. Sie dient den beiden Partnern dazu, sich über gemeinsame Themen des Gesundheitswesens auszutauschen und koordiniert Projekte zu lancieren.

Strategie eHealth Schweiz 2.0

Die Strategie eHealth Schweiz 2.0 bezweckt das elektronische Patientendossier auf nationaler Ebene einzuführen.

National Dementia Strategy 2014-2019

The main objective of the «National Dementia Strategy» is to support those affected by dementia and promote their quality of life while consistently taking their individual circumstances into account.

Nationale Strategie gegen Krebs 2014–2020

Mit der Nationalen Strategie gegen Krebs (NSK) wollen Bund und Kantone – unter Einbezug von Organisationen und Experten – die Krebsprävention und -bekämpfung verbessern.

Palliative Care Strategy

The National Strategy for Palliative Care was implemented by the federal government from 2010 to 2015. Measures were introduced in several areas, such as care delivery, education and awareness-raising.

Politische Aufträge im Bereich psychische Gesundheit

Das Parlament hat dem Bund seit dem Jahr 2000 zunehmend Aufträge im Bereich psychische Gesundheit erteilt.

Support for relatives providing care and nursing

Given the demographic development, the significance of relatives providing care for their ill family members will continue to increase in future. For that reason there are a number of measures to better support relatives.

Patients' rights

Your relationship with your doctor involves rights and obligations. Here you can find out about your specific rights at the doctor's and in hospital, and in relation to living wills, organ donation and counselling.

Last modification 29.08.2018

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