"Michael has left the CHU Grenoble (hospital) to continue his
long phase of rehabilitation. He is not in a coma anymore,"
spokeswoman Sabine Kehm said in a statement.
"For the future we ask for understanding that his further
rehabilitation will take place away from the public eye," Kehm
said of Schumacher, who turned 45 earlier this year.
She did not say what Schumacher's next destination was.
Soon afterwards, a spokeswoman at University Hospital of
Lausanne in western Switzerland said Schumacher had been
admitted there. "He is here, he arrived this morning," Darcy
Christen told Reuters.
Christen declined to say what unit Schumacher, whose family home
is in a town between Lausanne and Geneva, was being treated in,
citing medical secrecy and family privacy.
The German, who won a record 91 Grand Prix victories and left
motor racing in 2013 after a disappointing three-year comeback,
bashed his head on a rock while skiing off-piste in the French
Alps resort of Meribel on Dec. 29.
(Reporting by Brian Love in Paris and Stephanie Nebahay in
Geneva, editing by Mark Heinrich)
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