Flu pandemic: Selected information for professionals

This page contains additional information and aids for download by professionals. They are designed in particular to facilitate healthcare resource planning and the vaccination campaign in the cantons.  

Planning framework for cantons in the event of influenza pandemics

This Excel spreadsheet can be used to estimate the incidence of disease, hospitalisations, intensive care cases and fatalities within a canton.

Vaccination handbook

This document contains the information necessary to plan vaccination campaigns, including information on the pandemic vaccine, logistics, and collaboration between the actors involved and their roles and responsibilities.


Swiss Influenza Pandemic Plan PDF

Swiss Influenza Pandemic Plan 2018

Strategies and measures to prepare for an influenza pandemic in Switzerland

Further relevant documents are available in German and French.


Last modification 31.08.2018

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