The Clinical Ethics Committee


The Clinical Ethics Committee of the University Hospital Basel (KLINEK USB) is an interdisciplinary, independent body that supports the USB in an advisory capacity on clinical-ethical issues and proposes suitable measures. The KLINEK USB is made up of members from various professions working at the USB (doctors, nurses, legal service, spiritual care and social service) as well as a patient representatives and a liaison person from the KLINEK of the University Psychiatric Clinic (UPK).

The organization and tasks of the KLINEK USB are defined in the KLINEK USB regulations approved by the hospital management on August 24th, 2020.