Recent news


Here are all the news you need to stay updated on relevant issues and developments within Danish healthcare.

Wearables to help treatment of depression

April 27, 2016

Danish Lundbeck heads a new EU-backed research project to use wearables in the treatment of depression.

Medical Devices E-Health Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Sweden looks into Danish assisted living technology

April 27, 2016

On April 25-26, 2016, a Swedish delegation visited Copenhagen, Denmark, to find inspiration and learn from Danish experts in assisted living technology, concept development, and implementation.

Rehab & Assisted Living Delegation Visit

Circadian light installations popular at nursing home

April 26, 2016

A Danish nursing home experiences positive effects on both residents and employees from using ergonomic circadian light installations.

Service & Operational Solutions Rehab & Assisted Living

Danish blood-sorting robot gets international attention

April 21, 2016

A new blood-sorting robot installed at North Zealand Hospital in Hillerød and developed by Danish company Gibotech gets attention from international visitors.

Healthcare Buildings Service & Operational Solutions

Danish biotech company launches new fetal diagnostic test

April 20, 2016

A Danish biotech company has developed a new test to screen for abnormalities at an early stage of the pregnancy by means of a maternal blood sample.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

New app helps psychiatric patients

April 19, 2016

A new app-based solution enables psychiatric patients to easily share information on their current mental wellbeing with their contact person.

E-Health Service & Operational Solutions

Ireland looks into Danish innovative social and mental health services

April 18, 2016

On April 14-15, 2016, a delegation from Ireland visited Denmark on a two-day study trip to learn about Danish experiences within social care and mental health.

Delegation Visit

Latvian Minister of Health visits Denmark

April 15, 2016

The Latvian Minister of Health, Dr. Guntis Belēvičs, visited Denmark for three days on April 12-14, 2016 looking to learn about Danish experiences with restructuring the healthcare sector.

Delegation Visit Healthcare Buildings Service & Operational Solutions E-Health Rehab & Assisted Living

French hospital management explores Danish best practices

April 14, 2016

A delegation of high-level decision makers from the university hospital in Tours, France, visited Aarhus and Odense on April 11-14, 2016 on a four-day study trip to Denmark.

Delegation Visit Healthcare Buildings E-Health Service & Operational Solutions

Waiting times for psychiatric treatment decrease

April 12, 2016

In 2015, people in need of psychiatric treatment waited on average 25 days from referral to their first contact with the hospital.

Reports & Numbers