The Facility Management is divided into procurement, catering, facility services, patient hospitality, logistics and reception, corporate security and technical services. Approximately 1100 people from 40 countries ensure smooth operation. We also offer
apprenticeships in various professions.
University Hospital Zurich
A good meal promotes well-being. Our varied
menus are designed to be tasty and satisfying for our patients.
A wide selection is awaiting you in our
bistros and kiosks.
Our kitchens prepare over 4,500 fresh meals daily for a variety of guests, according to the latest nutritional research and guidelines.
When purchasing our food supplies, we place great value on quality and are committed to sourcing those supplies produced sustainably and ecologically. We select regional products wherever possible.
Contact for food procurement
Daniel Meier (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The cleaning service is responsible for preparing the patient rooms and ensuring the cleanliness and maintenance of all property, rooms and furniture.
The laundry service ensures delivery of clean laundry, work clothes and curtains and that collaboration with external laundry services is well-organized and efficient. This service is also responsible for bed preparation.
The UHZ hospitality looks after the welfare of the patients for all non-medical issues, such as the meal and beverage service.
Logistics coordinates the flow of goods from delivery to transportation to final disposal. Logistical duties also include the transportation of laboratory samples, delivery and collection of mail and the patient escort service. The material management team distributes the goods and the supply logistics unit ensures efficient management of items on the wards.
The services team attends to the requests and concerns of both visitors and staff at the UHZ. This team includes switchboard, information office,
the lost & found office, laboratory tests transportation, the delivery and collection of the mailings as well as the patient accompanying service.
We ensure the safety of patients, visitors and staff at the UHZ. We provide the basis for environmentally friendly and sustainable hospital operation. This includes biological and chemical safety, protection from radiation, occupational safety, security and fire protection and the company fire brigade.
We ensure the safety of the entire UHZ site through our 24-hour emergency operations service, technical malfunction repair service, security mandates and inquiries in offenses, interventions and enforcement of the house law.
Maintenance, inspection and repair of all kinds of medical equipment, consulting and project management.
Maintenance, inspection and repair of hospital facilities, buildings, equipment and furniture.