The Canton of Fribourg in the fight against the Coronavirus on the capacity of private hospitals and clinics. This is also the Aevis-Victoria group, Fribourg’s Clinique Générale is concerned.

“Our clinic in Freiburg has been seized,” said Antoine Huber, chief of the private hospital and the luxury hotel group Aevis. The entire 40-member nursing staff of the clinic has been moved to the Fribourg cantonal hospital and is there to help, to cope with the expected rush of Corona patients.

capacity at the cantonal hospital

increase this is made Possible by the Canton of Fribourg last week, the regulation adopted. The Canton reserves the right to personnel and infrastructure of private hospitals and clinics to access, in order to increase the capacity at the cantonal hospital. According to the regulation of the Canton may also regulate the distribution of the stocks of disinfectants, masks, or medical clothing, depending on the priority by hand.

According to the assessment of Aevis boss Hubert the free hospital capacities in the Swiss health care system is still large. Finally, all of the operations can also be carried out at a later date had been forbidden. With a view on the history of the spread of the Coronavirus, he was optimistic. It will give the first indications pointing to a relaxation of the situation, said Hubert more. (SDA/pbe)


The Coronavirus currently holds the world in suspense. Many countries are taking measures such as Closing schools or limiting public events, to prevent the spread. In Switzerland, too, the grass, the Virus magnetized. All of the current information and Figures around the topic there is in the Coronavirus-Ticker.

I Have the corona virus or just the flu?

The Coronavirus spreads further – also in Switzerland. Especially in the flu season, you can assess for yourself whether one is ill with the Coronavirus, or whether you just have an ordinary flu. The differences are subtle, but they exist. VIEWS is defined.

protection against Coronavirus

recommendations of the Federal office for health, how you can protect yourself:

wash your hands
Wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use a Hand sanitizer.

Not Sneezing into hands, sneeze
or cough in a handkerchief; or if you have none, in the bend of your elbow.

handkerchiefs correctly
paper handkerchiefs to dispose of, should be disposed of after use in a closed waste bin. the contact minimize
Avoid contact with people who have difficulty breathing or a cough.

to Avoid larger gatherings of people, such as sporting events or public transportation. To remain as home to the “most important thing of All is up to date”, so that more and more people are infected. You should go only in exceptional cases, Outside.

everything is possible, delivery at home.

no welcome kiss, no hugs, no shaking hands. And always a distance of one Meter to keep.

stay Informed
please Observe the local directives and recommendations. Strictly to the rules and announcements of the authorities. “Who is healthy, and informed, remains in 99 percent of cases, healthy.”

info lines Coronavirus
For the population: 058 463 00 00
For travelers: 058 464 44 88
available: 24 hours a Day when should you to the doctor?
don’t Go any more in case of symptoms (difficulty breathing, cough, or fever) in the Public and immediately contact – first by phone, a Doctor, a doctor or a health care facility.

The Situation will continue until Further notice. Those who feel themselves safe and healthy and, therefore, to the front of the storm, risking to prolong the condition. Therefore, peace preserved, and the thing in common to serve. (SDA)