Update on Local Healthcare Situation

Tue, 23. Jan. 2018

After the various openings and closings of health facilities in Saanen, there is now more important news regarding ensuring basic health care in the Saanenland.

The Health and Welfare Directorate (GEF) announced in the autumn that the financial contribution to Spital STS AG for the operation of Zweisimmen Hospital in its current form had been rejected. Yet despite this initial rejection, the Health and Welfare Directorate says it is doing everything in its power to promote a long-term solution for the basic and hospital care in the mountain region of Obersimmental-Saanenland.

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