Recent news


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

Funds to improve quality of life for elderly

April 05, 2016

The Danish Ministry of Health presents new funds to support activities improving the well-being and quality of life for elderly in nursing homes.

Tags: Grants & Funding

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Danish researchers develop contact lens to stop glaucoma

March 31, 2016

Danish researchers are currently developing an intelligent contact lens to patients with glaucoma.

Tags: Research

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Youths with diagnoses experience success in tech course

March 30, 2016

Youths with diagnoses such as autism or Asperger’s experience personal success in a new course focusing on technology.

Tags: Service & Operational Solutions

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Danish biotech company signs international collaboration deal

March 23, 2016

The small Danish biotech company, Alphalyse, has signed a collaboration deal with international enzyme giant, Genovis.

Tags: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech Research

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Serbian press delegation looks into Danish elder care

March 21, 2016

Looking to learn about Danish elder care, healthcare for the elderly, and elder care policies, a press delegation from Serbia visited Denmark on March 14-18.

Tags: E-Health Healthcare Buildings Rehab & Assisted Living Delegation Visit

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Danes are the world’s happiest people

March 18, 2016

Danes once again tops the list over the world’s happiest people.

Tags: Denmark Reports & Numbers

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National rollout of telemedicine has started

March 15, 2016

In Denmark, municipalities, regions and government have now started a nationwide rollout of telemedicine for citizens with COPD.

Tags: E-Health

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Denmark’s fifth university hospital revealed

March 11, 2016

Denmark’s fifth university hospital will be located in Køge and Roskilde and is fully functional by 2022.

Tags: Healthcare Buildings

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Delegates from Singapore find inspiration in Danish healthcare innovation

March 10, 2016

On March 7-9, 2016, a delegation from Singapore visited Denmark on a three-day study trip to learn from Danish experiences with reorganization of the healthcare sector.

Tags: Delegation Visit

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Volunteers are popular at nursing homes

March 09, 2016

New research shows that 99 pct. of the municipalities in Denmark make use of volunteers in the daily activities at nursing homes.

Tags: Reports & Numbers

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