Health system

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Health system

Hospitals (2020)

276

Beds

37 611

Personnel (in full-time equivalents)

174 593

 Hospitalisation rate (for 1000 inhabitants)

110.0

Nursing homes (2020)

 

Places

100 540

Jobs (in full-time equivalents)

100 397

Accommodation rate among persons aged ≥ 80 years (as at 31.12) (as a %)

14.0

Home care services (2020)

 

Personnel (in full-time equivalents)

25 858

Rate of recourse to home care among persons aged ≥ 80 years (as a %)

30.6

Medical practices and ambulatory centres

 

Doctors (in full-time equivalents) (2019)

15 824

Non-medical personnel (in full-time equivalents) (2019)

27 881

Medical consultations (at least one) as a % 1 (2017)

81.2

Dentists  

Number of dentists2 (2018)

4337

Dental consultations (at least one) as a % 1 (2017)

59.6

1 Population aged 15 or over living in a private household, Swiss Health Survey
2 Swiss Dental Association (SSO)

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