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

Volunteers are popular at nursing homes

März 09, 2016

New research shows that 99 pct. of the municipalities in Denmark make use of volunteers in the daily activities at nursing homes.

Reports & Numbers

Danish researchers ensure safe transportation of pharmaceuticals

März 07, 2016

Researchers from the Department of Pharmacy at University of Copenhagen participate in a project to find new solutions to safe transportation of pharmaceuticals.

Research Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

New app will prevent stillbirths

März 04, 2016

A new app will stem stillbirths among non-ethnic Danish families through communication in seven different languages.


Danish developed patch system receives FDA approval

März 03, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Danish developed patch for treatment of diabetic ulcers and bedsores.

Rehab & Assisted Living Medical Devices

Color coding spots high risk patients

März 03, 2016

A new color-coding system helps staff at the emergency department spot patients at risk of developing complications.

Service & Operational Solutions

More cancer patients treated timely

März 02, 2016

The number of cancer patients treated timely increased in 2015.

Reports & Numbers Denmark

Solar powered fridge curbs vaccine problem

März 01, 2016

A solar powered refrigerator by the Danish Technological Institute helps keep vital vaccines cool in areas without electricity.

Medical Devices

Denmark ranks number one in EU digital index

Februar 29, 2016

Denmark ranks number one in the annual Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI).

Reports & Numbers Denmark E-Health

Research partnership in telepsychiatry receives millions in donation

Februar 24, 2016

A research partnership program uncovering the potential of telepsychiatry receives a €2.55 million ($2.8 million) donation from Innovation Fund Denmark.


Hollywood star’s foundation awards Danish biotech company

Februar 24, 2016

Danish biotech company, Saniona, receives grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research to develop new drug candidates for the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

Research Pharmaceuticals & Biotech