Welcome to the University Hospital Zurich. We want to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible.

Patient visits and accompaniment

Regulations for patient visits

Your visitors need to obtain a visitor’s pass. This is issued by department staff in consultation with you when you are admitted to hospital. We require your visitors’ names and contact details. The pass is sent electronically to the person concerned and must be shown to security staff at the main entrance.

Visiting rules

  • You can name one person as a visitor for the duration of your stay.
  • The duration of visits is limited to one hour per day within visiting hours.
  • Daily visiting hours are from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • The person must announce their visit in advance by phoning the ward.
  • Befre the visitor enters the patient room, the person must report to the nurses’ station.
  • In shared rooms, a maximum of two visitors are permitted at the same time.

One person is allowed to accompany you to your appointment at USZ or during your admission to hospital.

Contact & Locations

The USZ is open to everyone every day and offers basic medical care and top-quality medicine at various locations in Zurich.

Tel. +41 44 255 11 11

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