Health Hazards

General information

Medical care in the major cities in China is developing rapidly and is generally sufficient. Health care is provided in public and private institutions. The offers differ in infrastructure, availability of English speaking staff, price, etc. The Embassy can provide you with contacts and more specific information if needed.

Specific health hazards

We are in contact with health authorities in China and Switzerland as well as with the regional doctors of the Embassies of Germany and France (see links). Together we follow the developments regarding new health hazards and provide updated information.

Currently, we can inform you in more details about the folowing health hazards:

Environmental Health Hazards

  • Radiation
    The most recent radiation Absorbed Dose Rate Supervised by Automatic Monitoring Station