Immerse yourself in the Hirslanden world and learn more about our most important milestones during the financial year 2018/19:
Opening of the Centre for Sports Medicine and Exercise
The Hirslanden Clinique La Colline in Geneva has officially opened its Centre for Sports Medicine and Exercise. The opening marks a move towards patient care improvements based on multi-disciplinary specialist teams and links with other Hirslanden medical centres in Geneva.
Hirslanden chefs qualify for Culinary Olympics
The kitchen team of Hirslanden's Salem-Spital and Klinik Linde come 2nd in the SWISS SVG Trophy final and qualify for the Culinary Olympics in Stuttgart.
Hirslanden Préférence for semi-private patients
Along with Hirslanden Privé for privately insured patients, the benefits of each insurance class are outlined in the patient programmes so patients are aware of the further benefits in hospital.
Integrated medical care: new cooperation in Aargau
The new cooperation between Hirslanden Klinik Aarau and Klinik Barmelweid expands the treatment network to Western Aargau and improves the integrated medical care for patients.
Stroke Centre: recertification and HSM mandate
Hirslanden’s highly specialised Stroke Centre is recertified by the Swiss Federation of Clinical Neuro-Societies. The HSM intercantonal decision board also mandates the hospital to treat complex cases.
Breast cancer treatment in accordance with the latest guidelines
Brustzentrum Im Park is an interdisciplinary centre of expertise where patients suffering from malignant conditions receive comprehensive care and treatment from renowned specialists.
Daniel Liedtke is the new CEO of Hirslanden
Daniel Liedtke succeeds Dr. Ole Wiesinger as CEO of the Hirslanden Private Hospital Group on 1 January 2019.
The Ozaki technique: autologous aortic valve replacement
Dr Khatchatourov and his team introduced this programme of aortic valve reconstruction in 2016. By the end of 2018, more than 50 cases had been treated at the Clinique Cecil.
Photo: Dr Ozaki Shigeyuki, Dr Gregory Khatchatourov, Mr Quintin Dittmar
Global number one
The kitchen team at Klinik Am Rosenberg ranked first in the patient survey of 1,425 hospitals worldwide.
New centre for sports medicine and physiotherapy
Hirslanden Klinik St. Anna has opened a modern centre for sports medicine and physiotherapy above the rooftops of the city at Lucerne’s central train station.
First certified skull base centre in Switzerland
The CFC Cranio Facial Centre in Aarau is the first Swiss centre to receive GSB certification. Most certified centres in Europe are university hospitals.
Opening of the Centre for Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction can be an early warning sign of serious health problems. For this reason, Aarau patients receive cross-disciplinary treatment. The Centre is the international leader in stent implantation for erectile dysfunction.
Tumour centre certification & stem cell transplantation
High oncology standards: German Cancer Society certifies the Hirslanden Tumour Centre as a European Cancer Centre. The hospital also offers autologous blood stem cell transplantation together with the Oncology Centre and Aarau Cantonal Hospital.
Hirslanden & Sana Klinik Einkauf cooperation
The cooperation with the German organisation includes the procurement of medical products, medical consumables and capital goods for all hospitals. This radically improves the procurement conditions.
Friendly Work Space ® label for Klinik Stephanshorn
Following a successful assessment, Klinik Stephanshorn is the first Hirslanden hospital to be awarded the Friendly Work Space ® quality label by Swiss Health Promotion.
Modern comfort & security for mothers & newborns
Klinik Im Park has reopened its postnatal ward after three months of renovation. The modern rooms offer a warm atmosphere to give your little one the best possible start in life.
The Emergency Centre at Klinik Stephanshorn is open to patients in all insurance classes around the clock, 365 days per year. Thanks to the interdisciplinary collaboration between doctors and other healthcare professionals, you’ll receive individualised care and be in constant contact with your assigned specialist.
Outpatient medical centre opens in Seefeld
Klinik Hirslanden has opened an outpatient medical centre in Seefeld, Zurich. It houses 11 practices and centres with different medical specialties.
Opening of the Ouchy Orthopaedic Centre
Working in partnership with the Clinique Bois-Cerf, the Ouchy Orthopaedic Centre provides specialist consultations in orthopaedic and traumatological surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation as well as sports medicine.
Hirslanden Lausanne takes first prize at the first Care Quiz
Nurses from the Clinique Bois-Cerf and Clinique Cecil came first at the Care Olympics in Nyon, where seven hospitals challenged each other in a contest to highlight their skills.
Photo: Nursing staff from the Clinique Bois-Cerf and Clinique Cecil celebrate their victory with Mr Cédric Bossart, Director of the Clinique Bois-Cerf.
30 years of Hirslanden Klinik Aarau
Many anniversary activities undertaken by the hospital throughout the year focus on its employees and doctors, e.g. with video clips. The social media competition #MyHirslandenAarau has received some interesting contributions.
The clinic is merging with the Hirslanden Clinique La Colline and rejoining the Hirslanden Group
The Clinique des Grangettes and the Hirslanden Clinique La Colline have combined forces to form a joint venture. This merger offers patients access to an even wider range of across-the-board medical and therapeutic services.
Mako robotic-arm assisted surgical technique
Klinik Permanence and Salem-Spital are the first Swiss hospitals to use the Mako robotic-arm assisted surgical technique. This means that artificial joint replacement is now even more exact and precise.
Intermediate care unit at Klinik Birshof
Patients who need more intensive monitoring after an operation before they can be moved to their rooms are nursed in the Intermediate care unit.
Breast Centre Aarau Cham Zug certified by the Swiss Cancer League
Breast Centre Aarau Cham Zug receives the Swiss Cancer League’s (KLS) quality label. Hirslanden’s Klinik Aarau and AndreasKlinik Cham Zug’s certified inter-site centre is thus the first of its kind operated by a private hospital in cantons Aargau & Zug.
Ground-breaking collaboration in heart surgery
Insel Group and Hirslanden set up an inter-site cardiac surgery centre of excellence. This is the first-ever Swiss partnership between a university hospital and a private hospital in the same catchment area.
Integration of radiology at AndreasKlinik Cham Zug
Following the successful acquisition of Röntgeninstitut Cham in autumn 2017, the Institute for Radiology at AndreasKlinik Cham Zug takes up operations in summer 2018. The established diagnostic and interventional services have extended by the specialty of breast diagnostics. The centre is headed by Dr. med. Wolfram Santner, specialist in radiology.
“Quality time” – quality from the patient's perspective
This year's quality reporting features cancer patients, doctors, nurses and chaplains in moving videos, texts and photos talking about what quality and patient satisfaction mean for them.
Schuppis medical centre offers modern practice rooms
A number of affiliated doctors have state-of-the art practice rooms and centres at the Schuppis medical centre located some 700 metres from Klinik Stephanshorn.