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Health Care (HC)

HC029: IN A NURSING HOME
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Question text and if-conditions differ between wave 1 and 2.
Wrong category number: 2 instead of 3 for 'Yes, permanently' and 3 instead of 5 for 'No'. This leads to partly wrong routing in HC032-HC037 and HC051-HC052.
Text of the question  

During the last twelve months, have you been in a nursing home
overnight?

Au cours des douze derniers mois, avez-vous passé la nuit dans un
home médicalisé ?

Interviewer instructions  

IWER: EXPLAIN: BY "NURSING HOMES" WE MEAN INSTITUTIONS SHELTERING OLDER PERSONS WHO NEED ASSISTANCE IN ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING, IN
AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE THEY CAN RECEIVE NURSING CARE, FOR SHORT OR LONG STAYS


IWER: EXPLIQUER : PAR "HOME MEDICALISE", NOUS ENTENDONS DES
INSTITUTIONS HEBERGEANT DES PERSONNES AGEES AYANT BESOIN D'AIDE DANS
LEURS ACTIVITES QUOTIDIENNES, DANS UN ENVIRONNEMENT LEUR PERMETTANT
DE RECEVOIR DES SOINS INFIRMIERS, POUR DES SEJOURS DE COURTE OU
LONGUE DUREE

Response categories  

1. Yes, temporarily
3. Yes, permanently
5. No


1. oui temporairement
2. oui de façon permanente
3. non



HC032: RECEIVED HOME CARE IN OWN HOME
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: wrongly asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
Text of the question  

Please look at card 16. During the last twelve months, did you
receive in your own home any of the kinds of care mentioned on this
card?

Veuillez observer la fiche 16. Au cours des douze derniers mois,
avez-vous reçu à domicile les types de soins ou d'aide mentionnés sur
cette fiche ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

IWER: COCHER TOUTES LES REPONSES POSSIBLES.

Response categories  
1. Professional or paid nursing or personal care
2. Professional or paid home help, for domestic tasks that you could
not perform yourself due to health problems
3.
Meals-on-wheels
96. None of these

1. Soins infirmiers ou soins personnels payants
2. Aide à domicile (pour des tâches ménagères que vous ne pouviez
accomplir seul(e) en raison de votre mauvaise santé)
3. Repas portés à domicile
96. Aucun de ce type



HC033: WEEKS RECEIVED PROFESSIONAL NURSING CARE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: may wrongly be asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and is wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
HC033 should be asked: IF NOT HC029_ IN A NURSING HOME = 3. Yes, permanently and: IF 1 IN HC032_.
Text of the question  

During the last twelve months, how many weeks did you receive
professional or paid nursing care in your own home?

Au cours des douze derniers mois, pendant combien de semaines
avez-vous reçu des soins infirmiers professionnels ou rétribués à
domicile ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: COUNT 4 WEEKS FOR EACH FULL MONTH; COUNT 1 FOR PART OF ONE WEEK

IWER: COMPTER 4 SEMAINES POUR CHAQUE MOIS COMPLET ; COMPTER 1 SEMAINE
POUR 1 SEMAINE PARTIELLE

Response categories  
___________ (1..52)



HC034: HOURS RECEIVED PROFESSIONAL NURSING CARE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: may wrongly be asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and is wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
HC034 should be asked: IF NOT HC029_ IN A NURSING HOME = 3. Yes, permanently and: IF 1 IN HC032_.
Text of the question  
On average, how many hours per week did you receive professional or
paid nursing care at home?

Au cours de ces semaines, pendant combien d'heures par semaine en
moyenne avez-vous reçu des soins infirmiers professionnels ou
rétribués à domicile ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: ROUND UP TO FULL HOURS

Response categories  
___________ (1..168)

___________ (1..168)



HC035: WEEKS RECEIVED HELP FROM PAID PROFESSIONALS
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: may wrongly be asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and is wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
HC035 should be asked: IF NOT HC029_ IN A NURSING HOME = 3. Yes, permanently and: IF 2 IN HC032_.
Text of the question  
During the last twelve months, how many weeks did you receive
professional or paid help for domestic tasks at home because you
could not perform them yourself due to health problems?

Au cours des douze derniers mois, pendant combien de semaines
avez-vous reçu à domicile une aide dans vos tâches domestiques,
professionnelle ou rétribuée, car vous ne pouviez plus les exécuter
vous-même à cause de problèmes de santé ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: COUNT 4 WEEKS FOR EACH FULL MONTH; COUNT 1 FOR PART OF ONE WEEK

IWER: COMPTER 4 SEMAINES POUR CHAQUE MOIS COMPLET ; COMPTER 1 SEMAINE
POUR 1 SEMAINE PARTIELLE

Response categories  
___________ (1..52)

___________ (1..52)



HC037: WEEKS RECEIVED MEALS-ON-WHEELS
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: may wrongly be asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and is wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
HC037 should be asked: IF NOT HC029_ IN A NURSING HOME = 3. Yes, permanently and: IF 3 IN HC032_
Text of the question  
During the last twelve months, how many weeks did you receive
meals-on-wheels, because you could not prepare meals due to health
problems?

Au cours des douze derniers mois, pendant combien de semaines
avez-vous reçu des repas à domicile car vous ne pouviez pas préparer
vos repas à cause de vos problèmes de santé ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: COUNT 4 WEEKS FOR EACH FULL MONTH

IWER: COMPTER 4 SEMAINES POUR CHAQUE MOIS COMPLET

Response categories  
___________ (1..52)

___________ (1..52)



HC036: HOURS HELP FROM PAID PROFESSIONALS
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029: may wrongly be asked if HC029 = "yes, permanently" and is wrongly not asked if HC029 = "no".
HC036 should be asked: IF NOT HC029_ IN A NURSING HOME = 3. Yes, permanently and: IF 2 IN HC032_ and: IF HC035_WksHomeHelp = RESPONSE.
Text of the question  
On average, how many hours per week did you receive such professional
or paid help?

Au cours de ces semaines, pendant combien d'heures par semaine en
moyenne avez-vous reçu une aide professionnelle ou rétribuée de ce
type ?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: ROUND UP TO FULL HOURS

Response categories  
___________ (1..168)

___________ (1..168)



HC051: PAID OUT-OF-POCKET FOR DAY CARE, NURSING HOME AND HOME-BASED CARE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029.
HC051 should be asked: IF HC029_ = 1. Yes, temporarily OR HC029_ = 3. Yes, permanently OR 1 IN HC032_ OR 2 IN HC032_ OR 3 IN HC032_
Text of the question  
Not counting health insurance premiums, about how much did you pay
out-of-pocket for all your care in nursing homes, in day-care
centers, and for all home care services in the last twelve months?

Au cours des douze derniers mois, sans compter les primes
d'assurance maladie, combien avez-vous dû payer de votre poche pour
tous vos soins dans des établissements de long séjour, dans des
hôpitaux de jour et pour tous les services de soins à domicile?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: AMOUNT IN [{local currency}]. IF QUESTION IS ASKED TO PERMANENT
NURSING HOME RESIDENTS, EXPENSES FOR HOUSING AND BOARD MUST NOT BE
INCLUDED
enter an amount

IWER: MONTANT EN [Francs]. NE PAS INCLURE LES FRAIS DE LOGEMENT ET DE
NOURRITURE POUR LES RéPONDANTS QUI RESIDENT DANS UN HOME MEDICALISE.
indiquez un montant



HC053: HEALTH INSURANCE CATEGORY
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Please look at card 18. What is your health insurance category in the
National Health Insurance System?

Cette question ne concerne pas la suisse.

Response categories  
0. Social security institute (private sector employees)
1. Organization for agricultural insurance (rural sector)
2. Self employed persons funds (merchants, craftsmen, etc)
3. Civil servants fund, employees of municipalities
4. Public utilities: telecoms, electricity, trains, metro
5. Health professions, engineers, lawyers
6. Hotel employees
7. Seamen
8. Various bank employees funds
9. Any other social health insurance fund
96. No social health insurance fund



HC057: HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  

does not apply

Text of the question  
Are you covered by the National Health Insurance System?

Interviewer instructions  
Ne concerne pas la Suisse

Response categories  
1. Yes
5. No



HC058: HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Is your coverage by the National Health Insurance System statutory or
is it your own choice?

Interviewer instructions  
Ne concerne pas la Suisse

Response categories  
1. Statutory
2. My own choice



HC059: CONTRACT VOLUNTARY HEALTH INSURANCE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Please look at card 19.Do you have any voluntary health insurance
contract for at least one of the following types of care? If yes,
please say what is covered.

Reportez-vous, s'il vous plaît, à la fiche 19. Avez-vous souscrit une
assurance complémentaire pour certains de ces types de soins ? Si
oui, indiquez lesquels sont couverts.

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

Response categories  
1. Medical care with direct access to specialists
2. Medical care with access to specialists through a general
practitioner
3. Medical care with unrestricted choice of doctors
4. Medical care with limited choice of doctors
5. Dental care
6. Full coverage of drugs expenses
7. Partial coverage of drugs expenses
8. Hospital care with unrestricted choice of hospitals and clinics
9. Hospital care with limited choice of hospitals and clinics
10. Long term care in nursing home
11. Nursing care at home in case of chronic disease or disability
12. Home help
96. No voluntary health insurance at all
97. Any other type of voluntary health insurance

1. Soins médicaux avec accès direct à des spécialistes
2. Soins médicaux avec accès direct à des spécialistes par
l'intermédiaire d'un médecin généraliste
3. Soins médicaux sans limitation dans le choix des médecins
4. Soins médicaux avec restriction dans le choix des médecins
5. Soins dentaires
6. Remboursement intégral des médicaments
7. Remboursement partiel des médicaments
8. Soins hospitaliers sans limitation dans le choix des établissements
9. Soins hospitaliers avec restriction dans le choix des
établissements
10. Soins à long terme en centre médicalisé
11. Soins infirmiers à domicile en cas de maladie chronique ou de
handicap
12. Aide à domicile
96. Aucune assurance complémentaire
97. Autre type d'assurance complémentaire



HC060: CONTRACT VOLUNTARY, SUPPLEMENTARY HEALTH INSURANCE
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Different from CH_DE.
Text of the question  
Please look at card 20.Do you have any voluntary, supplementary or
private health insurance for at least one of the following types of
care in order to complement the coverage offered by the National
Health System? If yes, please say what is covered.

Veuillez observer la fiche 20. Disposez-vous d'une assurance maladie
complémentaire pour certains types de soins pour compléter la
couverture offerte par l'assurance de base?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

IWER: COCHER TOUTES LES REPONSES POSSIBLES

Response categories  

1. Medical care with direct access to specialists
2. Medical care with an extended choice of doctors
3. Dental care
4. A larger choice of drugs and/or full drugs expenses (no
participation)
5. An extended choice of hospitals and clinics for hospital care
6. (Extended) Long term care in a nursing home
7. (Extended) Nursing care at home in case of chronic disease or
disability
8. (Extended) Home help for activities of daily living (household,
etc.)
9. Full coverage of costs for doctor visits (no participation)
10. Full coverage of costs for hospital care (no participation)
96. No voluntary health insurance at all
97. Any other type of voluntary health insurance

1. Soins médicaux avec accès direct aux spécialistes
2. Soins médicaux avec choix étendu de médecins
3. Soins dentaires
4. Un choix plus vaste de médicaments
5. Un choix plus vaste d'hôpitaux et de cliniques pour
des soins hospitaliers
6. Soins à long terme dans un établissement de soins longue durée
7. Soins infirmiers à domicile en cas d'invalidité ou
de maladie chronique
8. Aide à domicile pour les activités de la vie quotidienne (ménage,
etc.)
9. des consultations médicales (sans franchise)
10. Couverture totale des frais hospitaliers (sans franchise)
96. Aucune assurance maladie complémentaire
97. Tout autre type d'assurance maladie complémentaire



HC052: PAID OUT-OF-POCKET FOR DAY CARE, NURSING HOME AND HOME-BASED CARE UB
GENERIC Switzerland (French) (CH_FR) english
Explanatory notes  
Routing problems due to wrong category numbers in HC029.
HC051 should be asked: IF (HC029_ = 1. Yes, temporarily OR HC029_ = 3. Yes, permanently OR 1 IN HC032_ OR 2 IN HC032_ OR 3 IN HC032_) and IF (HC051* = missing)
Text of the question