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How To Register With The Health System In Switzerland

The only way to register with the health system in Switzerland is to take out private health insurance (Soziale Krankenversicherung / Assurance maladie / Assicurazione-Mallatie) with   more ...

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How To Keep Your Health Insurance Costs Low In Switzerland

Every Swiss resident faces the minimum monthly cost of a premium on a [url=https://www.expatfocus.com/switzerland/health/health-insurance-switzerland]   more ...

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How Much Do Health Procedures Cost In Switzerland?

Switzerland spends more than any other European country on its healthcare, but the costs of actual treatment are paid directly by patients in the firs   more ...

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Maternity Care In Switzerland: What The Options Are And How To Decide On A Birth Plan

Switzerland has one of the best healthcare systems in the world, so it’s no wonder that pre-natal and post-natal care in the country ranks among the   more ...

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Prescriptions In Switzerland: What Is Available And How To Ensure You Get The Right Level Of Care

Around a third of medications in Switzerland can only be obtained with a prescription, whilst the rest can be bought over the counter in a pharmacy.
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What Quality Of Healthcare Can You Expect In Switzerland?

With its beautiful scenery and low unemployment and crime rate, Switzerland is considered one of the countries in the world with the highest quality o   more ...

Switzerland

An independent spirit has served Switzerland well. This jewel of a country has a healthy economy and a healthy lifestyle. Clean, safe and modern, Switzerland also has breathtaking mountain scenery and spectacular shining lakes.


 

 
  
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