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

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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Danish researchers ensure safe transportation of pharmaceuticals

March 07, 2016

Researchers from the Department of Pharmacy at University of Copenhagen participate in a project to find new solutions to safe transportation of pharmaceuticals.

Tags: Research Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

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New app will prevent stillbirths

March 04, 2016

A new app will stem stillbirths among non-ethnic Danish families through communication in seven different languages.

Tags: E-Health

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Danish developed patch system receives FDA approval

March 03, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Danish developed patch for treatment of diabetic ulcers and bedsores.

Tags: Rehab & Assisted Living Medical Devices

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Color coding spots high risk patients

March 03, 2016

A new color-coding system helps staff at the emergency department spot patients at risk of developing complications.

Tags: Service & Operational Solutions

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More cancer patients treated timely

March 02, 2016

The number of cancer patients treated timely increased in 2015.

Tags: Reports & Numbers Denmark

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