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New quality-indicator «appendectomy - children (<16)» - Rate of post-surgery infections

23.08.2016 - The National Association for the development of quality in hospitals and clinics (ANQ) has published the hospital-infection-rates after children's appendectomy (up to 16 years) for the first time in 2016. Our best ranking list «appendectomy - children» shows the differences.


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  • First select the type of clinic you are interested in, e.g. «hospital» (for most somatic diseases), rehab, psychiatric hospital or birthplace.
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Your personal ranking list of suitable clinics will be displayed on the following page with a rating of up to 5 stars (and a corresponding performance number from 0-5). You'll find the best hospital on top on rank 1. A click on the blue name opens a site with detailed information about the hospital.

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Change the selection criteria according to your needs. Make your choice in the grey shaded box on the left hand side. Data is available on: distance to city of residence or certain place in Switzerland, number of treated patients, infection rates, mortality rates, patient satisfaction and number of staff per patient etc. . You can choose whether a parameter is unimportant, important or very important to you.

You will receive more precise results by searching under «by disease / intervention» on the next page. Click on the white section (... click here for selection), then choose what you are interested in. (e.g. heart). Try different combinations and you will learn most about the quality you are interested in.

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Random pick: top 5 hospitals for …

hip replacement (first endoprosthesis), patient number 

1. Lindenhof AG (group)
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2. Schulthess Klinik
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4. Luzerner Kantonsspital (group)
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5. Hirslanden Bern AG (group)
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