For data protection reasons, please do not send patient information by fax. In urgent cases, a fax number may be obtained by calling the relevant department or clinic.
The UHZ provides secure email correspondence. Doctors, laboratories and clinics send sensitive data such as patient registrations, laboratory findings and discharge reports in compliance with data protection laws. The data is encrypted and signed prior to sending.
Secure data exchange is only possible via HIN (Health Info Net). This means that you need an HIN email account in order to exchange encrypted data with the UHZ. Further information and conditions can be found on the