Recent news


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

New treatment makes wastewater drinkable

April 23, 2015

A new sewage treatment removes medical residue and other problematic substances from hospital’s wastewater.

Healthcare Buildings

Colonoscopies replaced by camera pill

April 22, 2015

A camera encapsulated in a small plastic pill might soon replace traditional colonoscopies.

E-Health Medical Devices

Intelligent beds move into hospital

April 22, 2015

Seventy new intelligent hospital beds replace the traditional hospital beds at Randers Regional Hospital. The new bed eases strain on patients and staff.

Service & Operational Solutions Rehab & Assisted Living

Nordic Matchmaking event – discovering Nordic possibilities

April 21, 2015

More than 40 innovative healthcare companies from all around the Nordic region met with peers and public actors at a matchmaking event in Odense on March 24, 2015. Four Nordic trade and export organizations, Healthcare DENMARK, Finpro, Swecare, and Innovation Norway, hosted the event in cooperation with Enterprise Europe Network.

Medical Devices Service & Operational Solutions Healthcare Buildings

Blood sample is better cancer indicator

April 15, 2015

Danish researchers have discovered particles in blood samples, which can prove great indicators for colon cancer.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Nursing home tests digital platform

April 09, 2015

Residents at a nursing home in Southern Jutland help test a new digital platform, which eases and facilitates daily contact with their family and friends.

Service & Operational Solutions

Finland looks into Danish hospital-municipal cooperation

April 08, 2015

Denmark has successfully reduced the number of beds in hospitals by focusing on moving treatment out of the hospital and into citizen’s own home. Interested in the cooperative approach to home treatment and home rehabilitation, a delegation of high-level representatives from Finland was on a three-day visit to Denmark. The visit was arranged by Healthcare DENMARK and FinPro.

Rehab & Assisted Living Delegation Visit

Shorter waiting times for less acute patients

April 08, 2015

In four years, waiting times for less acute patients in the emergency departments has decreased significantly.

Service & Operational Solutions

Danish tracking system in international demand

April 06, 2015

A Danish system for tracking medical equipment in hospitals is the sudden object of massive demand from foreign hospitals.

Service & Operational Solutions

Shortest waiting times in a decade

März 30, 2015

Waiting times for non-acute operations are the shortest in a decade, according to new numbers.

Service & Operational Solutions