Services for patients with private insurance

If you have private health insurance, you can look forward to enjoying all the benefits of Hirslanden Privé during your inpatient stay at Hirslanden Salem-Spital. Hirslanden Privé combines the very best care with an exclusive atmosphere and excellent services. A detailed overview of our services can be found in the table below.

Medical services

Private insurance

Appointments

  • Priority access to the desired medical services. 
  • Priority when scheduling surgery dates and assigning requested room based on medical urgency and capacity.

Choice of doctor

  • Free choice of doctors from our network of doctors for inpatient stays.

Medical care

  • Surgery performed by attending medical specialist.
  • Daily visits and continuous care provided by attending medical specialist. Visits with on-site nurse, several times daily during the acute phase if needed.

Nursing services

  • Nursing and care tailored to your personal needs.
  • Care normally provided by registered nurses.

Daily routine

  • Consideration of appointment requests for examinations and therapy.
  • Daily schedule planned in consideration of the patient’s requests.

Visiting hours

  • Individual visiting hours

Therapy

  • Therapy based on medical needs as well as additional weekend therapy sessions by request.

Discharge

  • Discharge consultation directly with the attending specialist.

Rehabilitation

  • Coordinated organisation based on doctor’s instructions, taking the patient’s individual requests (e.g. selection of rehab clinic) into consideration.
  • Handling of cost coverage arrangements with health insurer
Non-medical services

Private insurance

Hotel-style services

  • Single room
  • Free choice of daily newspapers offered by the hospital
  • One family member may stay overnight for a fee, if there is sufficient space
  • Laundry service; pick-up and delivery subject to charge

Catering

  • Free beverages (Coffee, tea, soft drinks and soda water)
  • Main meals, free choice from the standard menu and à la carte menu

Guest Relations

  • Visits from our Guest Relations
  • Upon request we will organise appointments for the hairdressing salon, manicures, pedicures, nutritional advice and massages at the hospital, as well as book hotel rooms for your partner or family members
  • Postal service

Hirslandenbaby - Room

  • Single room
  • Parents room, subject to availability (overnight accommodation including breakfast for the father)
  • Flexible visiting hours

Hirslandenbaby - Gifts

  • Hirslanden baby bag
  • Professional baby photography
  • One-year trial subscription to the WirEltern baby magazine