The Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) is part of the Federal Department of Home Affairs. Along with the cantons it is responsible for public health in Switzerland and for developing national health policy. As the national health authority, the FOPH also represents Switzerland's interests in the field of health in international organisations and with respect to other countries.

4 datasets found

  • Tick bite model 2018

    Geography, Health

    The “Tick bite model 2018” shows the local risk of being bitten by a tick in mild and damp weather conditions in early summer. It is based on the tick potential risk from the pr...

    • TIFF
    • SERVICE
  • Other statistics on compulsory health insurance

    Statistical basis, Health

    Data on compulsory health insurance. Pocket Statistical Data (flyer). The full content is only available on the French and German pages.

    • SERVICE
  • Portal Statistics on compulsory health insurance

    Statistical basis, Health

    Data on compulsory health insurance. The full content is only available on the French and German pages.

    • SERVICE
  • Borreliosis / Lyme disease

    Geography, Health

    The pathogen that causes borreliosis or Lyme disease is the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. It is generally transmitted to humans by infected ticks which suck human blood. A Bor...

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE