Quality indicators of the Swiss acute care hospitals 2016

The quality indicators of the Swiss acute care hospitals include details of treatments provided at Swiss hospitals in 2016. Given values include the number of cases, figures for subcategories (e.g. rates of caesarean section) and mortality rates for specific clinical patterns and procedures. The indicators are intended to give the interested public an overview of activities conducted at hospitals largely financed by health insurance premiums and taxes, and to allow patients to make their choice of hospital based on facts. It is also intended to provide specialists at the hospitals concerned and outside with a basis for comparison between hospitals and inject a new aspect into discussions on quality.

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Identifier
qip16@bundesamt-fur-gesundheit-bag
Title for URL of the dataset
qualitatsindikatoren-der-schweizer-akutspitaler-2016
Schedule the publication of the dataset
Issued date
January 18, 2018
Modification date
February 27, 2018
Update interval
Annual
Temporal coverage
-
Name
Bundesamt für Gesundheit
Contact points
Bundesamt für Gesundheit, Sektion Datenmanagement und Statistik
Languages
  • German
  • French
  • Italian
Url
http://www.bag.admin.ch/qiss
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