Having a Baby Abroad - Having a Baby in Switzerland - Advice from Expats | Expat Exchange
Cigna International Health Insurance

Healthcare in Switzerland >

Expats Talk about Having a Baby in Switzerland

Having a Baby in Winterthur

An expat in Winterthur wrote, "Find a good midwife in your community, read LOTS and don't listen to all the people who think you'll end up with blood on the ceiling!!!" (Read More)

Having a Baby in Zurich

Another expat in Zurich advised, "Get everything set up ahead of time in case there are any complications. The language barrier is not really a problem. If you are pregnant when you move, make sure to bring baby items as these things are really expensive in Switzerland." (Read More)

Having a Baby in Zurich

An expat living in Zurich commented, "Take advantage of the midwife help once you get home and also there is a possibility for someone to come to your house and help with light chores and run errands. This is a beautiful service to have when your family is so far away..." (Read More)

Having a Baby in Zurich

An expat in Zurich wrote, "If my friend was native English speaker like me I would tell her not to worry about the language barrier. Most of the doctors, nurses, midwives, etc... speak English and in the cases that they don't speak English you quickly realize that you can still communicate through other means. The best advi" (Read More)

Having a Baby in Bulach

Another expat in Bulach advised, "Arrange everything first; including discussing an emergency c-section and using epidural. Change doctors if you have ANY doubts. Go home if it's not going well." (Read More)

Cigna International Health InsuranceExpatriate Health Insurance

Get a quote for expat health insurance in Switzerland from our partner, Cigna Global Health.
Get a Quote

expat healthcare surveyAnswer Questions about Healthcare in Switzerland

Help others moving to Switzerland by answering a set of questions about health insurance, public healthcare in Switzerland, prescription medicine, quality of medical care and emergency services.

Having-a-Baby-In-SwitzerlandExpats Talk about What it's Like Having a Baby in Switzerland

Read recent baby reports submitted for Winterthur and Zurich.

If you're an expat parent who had a baby abroad, write a report about your childbirth experiences to help other expecting expat parents.

Read Next

10-Tips-for-Living-in-Switzerland10 Tips for Living in Switzerland

Advice from expats in Switzerland on housing search, finding a job in Switzerland, international schools, expat clubs and organizations, learning the language and cost of living. A must read for newcomers and anyone moving to Switzerland.

5-Tips-for-Living-in-Zug5 Tips for Living in Zug, Switzerland

Zug, Switzerland is a beautiful city and very popular among expats. 30 minutes south of Zurich, this low-tax region is home to numerous multinational companies.

5-Tips-for-Living-in-Zurich,-Switzerland5 Tips for Living in Zurich, Switzerland

Expats in Zurich, Switzerland find themselves in one of the most important financial centers in Europe, and the world. While they are treated to a city with many English speakers, it can be difficult to find good housing... and friends!

Cigna Expat Health InsuranceExpatriate Health Insurance

Get a quote for expat health insurance in Switzerland from our partner, Cigna Global Health.
Get a Quote

healthcare surveyAnswer Questions about Healthcare in Switzerland

Help others moving to Switzerland by answering a set of questions about health insurance, public healthcare in Switzerland, prescription medicine, quality of medical care and emergency services.

Having-a-Baby-In-SwitzerlandExpats Talk about What it's Like Having a Baby in Switzerland

Read recent baby reports submitted for Winterthur and Zurich.

If you're an expat parent who had a baby abroad, write a report about your childbirth experiences to help other expecting expat parents.

Copyright 1997-2020 Burlingame Interactive, Inc.

Privacy Policy Legal