History and Milestones of Salem-Spital

2001 to today
  • 2017
    Opening of the urology and nephrology centre
    Installation of the da Vinci medical robot

  • 2014, 2015
    Opening of a fourth delivery room
    Renovation of the reception area
    Renovation of patient administration
    Construction of a public pharmacy 
  • 2013
    Installation of a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner

  • 2009, 2010
    Renovation of rooms and wards

  • 2008
    120th anniversary

  • 2006
    Renovation of ward A5 for private and semi-private patients
    Renovation of the dialysis ward

  • 2005
    Opening of Lung Centre Bern

  • 2004
    Opening of Emergency Centre Hirslanden Bern

  • 2003
    Opening of Orthopaedic Clinic Bern

  • 2002
    Integration of Salem-Spital into the Hirslanden Private Hospital Group

  • 2001
    Renovation of the maternity ward
1991-2000
  • 1999
    Extension of Physiotherapy and Medical Training Therapy MTT

  • 1993 - 1997
    Second renovation and new construction phase, incl. construction of the surgical centre
1888-1990
  • 1976 - 1981
    First comprehensive renovation and new construction phase for the whole hospital

  • 1944/1955
    Further extensions of the hospital building

  • 1928
    Construction of the wing southeast of the existing main building (House B)

  • 1888
    Commissioning of Salem-Spital, built by Friedrich Dändliker