The periodic conference brings together 6 to 10 physicians and staff members from 9 nursing homes (1 with day nursing), 2 health and consulting centers, 5 private nursing services, and 3 ergotherapy
practices, as well as, 4 speech therapists, and 15 physiotherapists.
Erika Huber, head of the Physical- and Ergotherapy
Department at the University of Zurich's Rheumatology Clinic and Institute of Physical Medicine, concurs with Knusel and points out there are certain benefits of balneology that are uncontested, even by empirical scientists.
She explained that the aid went to meeting mainly children's needs relating to improving their living conditions, contributing towards treatments like speech therapy, physiotherapy, ergotherapy
and hydrotherapy, and covering learning needs and psychological support.
Laboratory, nuclear medicine, hemodynamics, X-ray, radiotherapy, electrocardiograms, electroencephalograms, inhalotherapy, audiology and orthophony, physiotherapy, ergotherapy
, and hemodialysis were aggregated using a Fisher index.
The health ministry offers all related services for free, including specialised neurological exams, up-to-date pharmacotherapy, treatment interventions, as well as supportive treatments like physiotherapy and ergotherapy