Recent news


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

Rectal cancer treated without surgery

Dezember 02, 2014

A Danish study shows that many patients with colorectal cancer can be cured without complicated and intrusive surgery.

Service & Operational Solutions Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Denmark is European top scorer in health-IT

Dezember 01, 2014

Denmark is European top scorer in health-IT maturity in hospitals, a new analysis shows.

E-Health Service & Operational Solutions

The ostomy is a Danish design icon

Dezember 01, 2014

The ostomy from Danish Coloplast is named a Danish design icon.

Medical Devices

More patients treated timely

November 28, 2014

More patients referred to hospitals for a cancer treatment course are treated timely and get through the course within the recommended time, new numbers show.

Service & Operational Solutions

Improved five-year cancer survival rate

November 28, 2014

New reports show significantly improved five-year cancer survival rates in Denmark.

Service & Operational Solutions

Dutch inspired by Danish active healthy ageing

November 28, 2014

In Denmark, the focus in elderly care is to provide the elderly citizens with a meaningful everyday life through dialogue, training, and support. Odense municipality is a frontrunner in employing assistive and care technologies to support the elderly in their daily lives. Now the best practices from the municipality are shared with the Netherlands.

Delegation Visit

Copenhagen is the world’s smartest city

November 27, 2014

Copenhagen has won the prestigious World Smart Cities Award for its “Copenhagen Connecting” plan.

Robotic system streamlines lab analyzes

November 25, 2014

A new robotic solution in test at Aalborg University Hospital makes working procedures in hospital labs more efficient and homogenous.

Service & Operational Solutions

Selenium can be used to fight cancer

November 24, 2014

According to a new Danish study, selenium can be used to strengthen the immune system to better fight cancerous cells.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Danish scientists crack antibiotic resistance

November 21, 2014

Danish researchers have discovered a way to combine antibiotics that reduces development of antibiotic resistance.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech