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

Sweden explores Danish e-health and transformation initiatives

January 12, 2017

A Swedish delegation visits Denmark for two days to experience Danish e-health governance and transformation initiatives.

Tags: E-Health Healthcare Buildings Delegation Visit

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Teddy bears make hospitalized children safer

January 11, 2017

Children who are hospitalized feel safer if they have a special hospital teddy bear with them during their admittance.

Tags: Reports & Numbers Prevention & Elder Care

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Intake of fish oil during pregnancy reduces risk of asthma in offspring

January 06, 2017

A new study from the University of Copenhagen shows that supplementation with fish oil (n−3 LCPUFA) in the third trimester of pregnancy reduces the risk of asthma in offspring by approximately one third.

Tags: Research Prevention & Elder Care

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Waiting times are shorter than ever

January 04, 2017

Waiting times for treatment in the Danish healthcare system are shorter than ever according to Danish Regions.

Tags: Denmark Reports & Numbers

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New international publication about Danish healthcare

January 03, 2017

The Danish Ministry of Health has issued an international publication about the Danish healthcare system.

Tags: Denmark Reports & Numbers Rehab & Assisted Living Healthcare Buildings Service & Operational Solutions E-Health

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France learns from Danish experts in outpatient treatment

December 15, 2016

A French delegation visits Denmark to find inspiration in Danish strategies and learn from experts in outpatient treatment.

Tags: Delegation Visit Healthcare Buildings Service & Operational Solutions

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Danish hospital reform inspires Latvia

December 14, 2016

The Latvian Minister of Health, Anda Čakša, visited Denmark for two days on December 14-15, 2016. The visit was a follow-up on the ministerial visit to Denmark in April 2016.

Tags: E-Health Service & Operational Solutions Healthcare Buildings Delegation Visit

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Denmark has the happiest employees in the world

December 05, 2016

According to the 2016 Global Workforce Happiness Index by Universum, employees in Denmark are the happiest in the world.

Tags: Denmark

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Singaporean press reports on Danish assisted living technology

December 01, 2016

A press delegation from The Straits Times in Singapore visited Denmark on a three-day press tour to report on Danish assisted living technologies.

Tags: Rehab & Assisted Living Delegation Visit

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The Vitalis Scholarship is now open for Nordic applicants

November 28, 2016

The Vitalis Scholarship, a yearly grant awarded to Nordic healthcare workers using digitization in their development of user-friendly innovations, is now open for Nordic applicants.

Tags: Grants & Funding E-Health

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