Editor

Idéative

Route des Jeunes 41b

CH-1227 Les Acacias, Genève

www.ideative.ch

Editorial Team

  • Dr François Cerruti – Medical Director
  • Candy Bonato – Communication officer
  • Géraldine Monay - Communication officer

Responsability

La Tour Hôpital Privé SA opened its website to patients, health professionals and anyone interested. Our website has been set up not only for health professionals but also for any kind of public. All information on our site came from our editorial team, otherwise it’s writing at the end of each text. Healthcare professionals who write content on our site have a partnership agreement with La Tour Hôpital Privé SA as part of their professional aggregation.

Information, opinions, comments mentioned in the website are intended only to provide information to users. Information is not a substitute for medical advice or the advice of a health professional. Only a consultation with a doctor will make a diagnosis. The information provided on this website is intended to enhance, not replace, the direct relationship between patient and doctors.
Furthermore, no diagnostic or medical information will be provided on our website.
La Tour Hôpital Privé SA offers the opportunity for parents to publish their own birth announcement on its website. La Tour is not responsible for the content of these publications.

Visitors use the website at their own risk. La Tour is not responsible for direct or indirect damages resulting from using its website or any websites linked to it or mentioned. Internet links to other sites are given for information only. La Tour is not responsible of the content of these sites. 
La Tour Hôpital Privé SA proceeds with prudence and diligence regarding the accuracy of information in its website; however this information may contain errors or inaccuracies.

Privacy policy

La Tour Hôpital Privé SA worries about the protection of the private life and follows the requirements of HON.

"HON was founded to encourage the dissemination of quality health information for patients and professionals and the general public, and to facilitate access to the latest and most relevant medical data through the use of the internet.

The HONcode certification is an ethical standard aimed at offering quality health information. It demonstrates the intent of a website to publish transparent information. The transparency of the website will improve the usefulness and objectivity of the information and the publishment of correct data. (Paragraphs taken from the HON site).


All personal information you can e-mail is strictly confidential. It is not, in any circumstances, to be sold, rented or given to third parties. No commercial use is made of the data collected by our website. Some data could be retained by the department concerned in La Tour Hôpital Privé SA and only by it. 
La Tour Hôpital Privé SA does not sell advertising space on its website or receive funding from advertising. It is completely independent.
La Tour Réseau de Soins SA is self-financing its website and receives no external financial support.

COOKIES

Upon your first visit to La Tour web site, a cookie is sent to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. We use cookies so that we can better serve you when you return to our site, to improve the quality of our service and to better understand how people use the site. We do this by storing user preferences in cokies and by tracking user trends and patterns of how people navigate our site.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features or services on our website may not function properly without cookies.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

La Tour Hôpital Privé SA also uses Google Analytics for statistical purposes of site analysis and to improve its content.

Reproduction and copyright

Making hypertext links to documents and information present in our website is allowed.  It is also allowed to consult, download, print or communicate any part of our website with only informative and non-commercial use, only if no changes are made and the words “Source: www.latour.ch “ are indicated. 

However, it is specifically forbidden to reproduce or distribute the content of our website to any other website. Any other use or commercial exploitation of our data from our website can be performed with specific and writtent permission of La Tour. Some exceptions (press needs ...) can be made upon prior request at: marketing@latour.ch.

All rights for graphic and multimedia material found in our website belong to La Tour Réseau de Soins SA, unless otherwise specified. Texts, images, photos and other materials on our website are La Tour's intellectual property.  As such, any reproduction, adaptation, translation and / or transformation, partial or complete, or transfers to another site are strictly prohibited.

Certifications

La Tour Hôpital Privé SA has several certifications :

  • Intensive Care Service: certified since 1990 SSMI ( Unité de soins intensifs reconnue) by Société Suisse de Médecine Intensive.
  • Maternity: certified since 1998 Label "Hôpital ami des bébés" by UNICEF and WHO.
  • Maternity: certified "Maternité de niveau IIB" for noenatology specialization, since 2008.
  • Cardiology: "Cardio-Tour" is certified since 2001 by Santé Suisse and by Société Suisse de Cardiologie.
  • Sports Medicine: Certified Label "Sport Medical Base" approved by Swiss Olympic, since 2005.
  • Sterilization: certified ISO 9001 & ISO 13485, since 2007.
  • Quality: Recognized as a training hospital for "Aides-hospitalières en hôtellerie" by the Office Cantonal de la Formation Professionnelle with a partnership with Ecole Hôtelière de Genève, since 2010.
  • Diabetes: "Diafit" Diabetes Rehabilitation Program is certified by "Société Suisse d'Endocrinologie et Diabétologie", since 2011.
  • Surgery: certified "ANQ-Swissnoso" for hospital hygiene unit.
  • Pain : certified by the International Association "Together Against Pain".
  • Radiology - Mammography: certified by the "Fondation Genevoise pour le Dépistage du Cancer du sein" (Foundation for Breast Cancer Screening).
  • Kitchen - Cafeteria: certified "Fourchette Verte" by Promotion Santé Suisse.

Important

The presentation and content of our website that we are owner constitute a work protected by laws by intellectual property. No reproduction and / or representation, partial or entire, about common names (Hôpital de La Tour, Clinique de Carouge, Centre médical de Meyrin and Permanence de La Tour), logos, texts , images, clips, audio and video , can be made without a written consent of La Tour Hôpital Privé SA at the risk of pursuits. Swiss law is applicable. In case of litigation the legal court are the FOR in Geneva.

 

 

Last modified on April 11 th, 2018.

Unless specified otherwise, this text has been written by the editorial team.

Contact

Please do not hesitate to contact us for any question :

La Tour Hôpital Privé SA

Avenue J-D Maillard 3
CH-1217 Meyrin/Genève
Tel :  (+41) 22 719 61 11     
Fax : (+41) 22 719 61 12
e-mail : latour(at)latour.ch