Federal Council wants to save 700 million with tariff intervention
The Tarmed tariff intervention by Federal Councillor Berset should improve transparency and reduce disincentives. Is this the right solution?
Small premium increase for 2018
In this interview, Rudolf Bruder, member of Helsana's Executive Board, explains the premium trend for 2018.
Tarmed intervention – sensible, important and right
The Federal Council’s Tarmed intervention will rectify several shortcomings of the outdated tariff system and should result in annual savings of about 470 million francs. However, a full revision is now urgently required.
Outpatient treatment and the other side of the coin
Medical progress means that there are now many more outpatients than inpatients. But this doesn't relieve the burden on premium payers.