SAFETY FOR MOTHER AND CHILD

Your safety and that of your baby are our top priority. Our team of midwives, nurses, gynaecologists, paediatricians and anaesthetists as well as an infrastructure set up especially for neonatal monitoring and access to more than 40 specialist medical fields guarantee maximum safety for you and your baby. 

Safety and peace of mind thanks to our qualified team
The experienced and well-established team in the maternity unit will ensure the welfare of your baby. During your stay at Hirslanden, your child will be looked after and supervised by a paediatrician. They will examine the baby in your presence after the birth and before you are discharged from hospital. All other necessary and routine examinations and checks will be carried out during the course of your stay.

Monitoring room for newborns
In the event of adjustment difficulties or an emergency, you and your baby are guaranteed expert care from our nursing staff and the on-duty paediatrician at all times. The required infrastructure is available in our monitoring room for newborns.

Specialist expertise at university level
Besides the obstetrics team, the primary care specialties (intensive care medicine, internal medicine, emergency medicine and radiology) are available to you around the clock every day of the year. We also provide you with access to more than 40 specialist medical fields if required.

Cooperation with Zurich Children's Hospital
If a newborn has serious neonatal problems, we work closely with the University Children's Hospital in Zurich. To ensure that the baby receives rapid medical care.