Recent news


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

Record low waiting time

April 04, 2014

The waiting time for hospital treatment in Denmark was reduced to an average of 51 days in 2013, which is the lowest in nine years.

Service & Operational Solutions

Healthcare DENMARK at WoHIT 2014

April 02, 2014

E-health is one of the EU’s six leading markets for innovation and Healthcare DENMARK is of course present at WoHIT in Nice, France representing the best of Danish e-health.


Innovative app helps new parents

April 02, 2014

The new maternity plan from 2010 inspired a Danish Ph.D. to develop an app that offers easily accessible maternity guidance.

Smarter Care Initiatives Roundtable

April 01, 2014

Healthcare DENMARK CEO, Hans Erik Henriksen, participates in IBM's 'Smarter Care Initiaitves in Europe' Roundtable in Brussels, Belgium.

Service & Operational Solutions

European Union to learn from Odense

März 31, 2014

Tonio Borg, EU's Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, is today in the Region of Southern Denmark to find inspiration from the regions continuous effort as a frontrunner in ambient assisted living technology.

Rehab & Assisted Living Service & Operational Solutions

Denmark in top using e-health

März 28, 2014

Two EU reports put Danish hospitals and doctors in top using e-health. The EU Commissioner for the Digital Agenda urges other member countries to follow.

E-Health Service & Operational Solutions

Denmark's first PPP hospital

März 26, 2014

For the first time in Denmark, a new psychiatric hospital will be built and run as a public-private partnership. The price will be €121 mio. ($166 mio.) over the next 25 years.

Healthcare Buildings

Progress on National Service Platform

März 26, 2014

There is already a great increase in the use of the National Service Platform and more services are added.


French looking to Danish telemedicine

März 25, 2014

The French industry association Leisiss and severel of its member representatives within health IT visit Denmark to find inspiration on how to make healthcare more efficient through telemedicine.

E-Health Delegation Visit

Green light for new university hospital

März 25, 2014

The Danish Ministry of Health has given the green light for Region Zealand to plan and build a new, state of the art university hospital in Køge.

Healthcare Buildings