Recent news


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

Princess Marie collaborates with children’s hospital

Juli 02, 2015

HRH Princess Marie of Denmark enters into collaboration with the Hans Christian Andersen Children’s Hospital at Odense University Hospital to help raise awareness of the hospital’s work with children and adolescents.

More Danish pilot study centers in the making

Juni 30, 2015

The Danish NEXT initiative has applied to establish two new pilot study centers following massive interest from both industry and hospitals.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Dane to lead UN Global Compact

Juni 29, 2015

Danish Lise Kingo has been appointed new Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact.

More cancer patients treated on time

Juni 24, 2015

A new annual report from Statens Serum Institut concludes that more cancer patients complete their treatment course within the time limits guaranteed to all Danish citizens by the Danish Health and Medicines Authority.

Reports & Numbers

Elderly most actively use the doctor online

Juni 23, 2015

Almost half of Danes over the age of 60 have renewed a prescription online.


Municipalities increase use of assisted living technologies

Juni 22, 2015

Assisted living technologies are increasingly becoming part of the daily municipal service, according to a new report; and the human gains are significant for both citizens and care staff.

Service & Operational Solutions Rehab & Assisted Living

Australian delegates learn from Danish experts in elder care

Juni 19, 2015

An Australian delegation with top-level representatives from institutions within the Australian healthcare sector visited Denmark to learn more about the innovative solutions in Danish elder care.

Delegation Visit

Millions to fight pathological gambling

Juni 18, 2015

Seven Danish institutions within the field of prevention and treatment of pathological gambling receive substantial funds from the Ministry of Health.

FirstAED introduces successful app in Finland

Juni 17, 2015

With funding from The Market Development Fund, the Danish FirstAED app is now ready to be introduced to the international market, starting with Helsinki, Finland.


French executives find inspiration in Danish elder care

Juni 16, 2015

Nursing home executives from all over France visited Denmark to gain insight into the Danish elder care model.

Delegation Visit