Switzerland enjoys international acclaim for its top-ranking health care systems, boasting one of the highest life expectancy rates in the world. These are deeply rooted in the country’s finest educational institutions and position as a global innovation leader - not just in the field of life sciences. Switzerland is recognized as an excellent research & development hub, home to several world leaders in the pharmaceutical, medtech, and biotech industries. Switzerland offers a deep heritage and vast experience in applying scientific innovation expertise into holistic wellness, high-tech medicine, rehabilitation and rejuvenation. It is therefore no surprise that the country remains a prime destination for medical tourists, with numerous exclusive resort spas and medical retreats providing top of the line services in the rich tradition of Swiss luxury hospitality.