08.11.2022 - New statistical information
Activity and financial situation of medical practices in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020
In 2020, a year marked by the COVID-19 pandemic, 57% of psychiatric practices held more consultations than in the previous year. In contrast, 58.7% of medical practices with surgical activity held fewer. In the canton of Ticino, 56.6% of self-employed physicians saw their income fall in 2020. This was 12.2 percentage points higher than in 2019. These are some of the findings from a new Federal Statistical Office (FSO) publication describing trends in the activity and financial situation of medical practices in 2020.
Activity and financial situation of medical practices in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020Increased activity in almost six out of ten psychiatric practices in 2020 against the backdrop of the pandemic
Federal Statistical Office