The University Hospital Zurich (UHZ) is open to all patients every day and provides fundamental medical care and cutting-edge medicine in a central location in Zurich. We use our superior academic knowledge to treat a wide range of health issues, taking a personal touch and utilizing highly specialized and up-to-date research.
Broad and specialized range of services
Each year, we treat around 38,000 inpatients and 134,000 outpatients at our 43 departments and institutes. Our employees guarantee comprehensive and individualized medical support even beyond their specific disciplines. With 900 hospital beds and close to 300,000 inpatient days, UHZ is one of the largest hospitals in Switzerland.
At the forefront of research
We research the latest treatment methods and apply them according to strict scientific criteria. We are the sole provider of many therapies in Switzerland. Patients with complex and multiple health problems travel from all over the country and abroad to be treated here. The percentage of patients with complex diseases is particularly high at the UHZ.