Rapport Activité 2017



A social initiative

Following the closure of rue Sautter, the stops for several bus lines have been moved and the distance to the hospital’s entrance has increased.

To facilitate access for patients and visitors with reduced mobility, HUG has set up a taxi-bike shuttle.

Private foundation


49 new projects

The HUG Private Foundation is the foundation of the Geneva University Hospitals and the University of Geneva’s Faculty of Medicine. It devotes – with complete transparency and rigour – all of the donations made by individuals and groups to funding essential projects to promote medical knowledge and quality healthcare for the good of all patients, whatever their disease.



Hackathons for inventing the future

The hackathon (FR) is one of the events organised by HUG’s brand new innovation centre. It involves trying to come up with innovative solutions for healthcare issues within a given time frame.



A public-private partnership

In January 2017, HUG and the La Tour Group signed an agreement looking to give all cancer patients in the Canton the possibility of being treated near their home in a unit equipped with comprehensive technical facilities.


Synergies - 2017 Activity Report

Combining our strengths for your good

Working together with public or private partners increases our ability to implement initiatives that are meaningful to you.