Registration & admission

To make registration and admission to the USZ easy and hassle-free: all information about your outpatient or inpatient stay at the USZ can be found here.

Outpatient appointments

Your GP will book an appointment for your outpatient examination or treatment at the University Hospital Zurich.


The department responsible for your examination or treatment will send you an appointment invitation by mail and inform you of the exact location.

Inpatient stay

Your GP will book your inpatient stay at the University Hospital Zurich.

Please read our recommendations for a hospital stay before packing your bag.


Emergency Tel. 144

Dial 144 in case of acute emergencies or come directly to our emergency department.

Emergency 24h

You will need the following documents at the time of admission (outpatient & inpatient)

  • Personal ID (identity card, passport or residence permit)
  • Completed and signed admission form if you haven’t already sent it to us
  • Insurance card (health insurance, accident certificate or IV disability insurance ruling)
  • Appointment invitation from the hospital or doctor’s referral papers
  • Documents from prior examinations (x-rays, medical reports, etc.)
  • Blood group and vaccination card, allergy ID, diabetes monitoring booklet or other medical ID cards


For an inpatient stay, please also bring the following with you

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