The Hirslanden Crew

From August 2018 to June 2019, eleven Hirslanden staff will be on board to support the Mercy Ships crew with their expertise. The volunteers have a variety of professional backgrounds, such as nursing, specialized care, physiotherapy, and administration. Each deployment ranges from four weeks to four months.

Get to know the Hirslanden staff members

Karin Böni

  • University-qualified expert in anaesthesia care, Klinik Hirslanden, Zurich
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Anaesthetic Assistant
  • 1 month in Guinea

Aurélie Bourriquen

  • Graduate registered nurse, Clinique Cecil, Lausanne
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Adult Ward Nurse
  • 4 months in Guinea

Maria Fortun Agud 

  • University-qualified physiotherapist, Salem-Spital, Bern
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Hand Therapist
  • 3 months in Guinea

Ines Herberger 

  • University-qualified graduate registered nurse FA OPS, Salem-Spital, Bern
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Operating Room Nurse
  • 1 month in Guinea

Ruth Jenni 

  • Registered nurse FA OPS, Klinik St. Anna, Lucerne
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Operating Room Nurse
  • 1 month in Guinea

Miriam Koller 

  • Graduate registered nurse Klinik Stephanshorn, St Gallen
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Adult Ward Nurse
  • 2 months in Guinea

Viviane Pedroni

  • Graduate registered nurse FA OPS, Clinique Bois-Cerf, Lausanne
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Operating Room Nurse
  • 1 month in Guinea

Diana Rath 

  • Graduate registered nurse FA OPS, Klinik Belair, Schaffhausen
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Operating Room Nurse
  • 1 month in Guinea

Tamara Cristina Ribeiro 

  • Registered nurse, Klinik St. Anna, Lucerne
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Adult Ward Nurse
  • 4 months in Guinea

 

Stephanie Scherzinger Zwahlen

  • University-qualified expert in anaesthesia care, Salem-Spital, Bern
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Anaesthetic Assistant
  • 1 month in Guinea

Simone Wandfluh

  • HR Business Partner, Klinik Hirslanden, Zurich
  • Working for Mercy Ships as Hospitality Hostess
  • 3 months in Guinea