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Denmark Pilot projects in Denmark use patient outcomes to help reform the healthcare system

Danish regions are experimenting with new approaches to using patient reported outcome measures

10 December 2016

Denmark Danish regions testing new ways to finance health services

A series of pilot projects will use patient outcomes to inform funding decisions, initiating a move from activity-based to value-based healthcare

13 December 2016

Denmark OECD urges Denmark to get its primary care database back online

Denmark was a leader in using primary care data to drive improvements in outcomes. The decision to take down the national database following security concerns was a major step backwards. Access must be restored says OECD

21 March 2017

Denmark As a digital healthcare leader, Denmark is troubled by tech disruptors

The growing presence in healthcare of companies like Google, Apple and Amazon is driving the proliferation of untested, unregulated tools and poses a threat to a well-functioning and open health system

21 May 2017

Denmark Denmark plans shake-up of diabetes care

A clinic owned by the pharma company Novo Nordisk for 82 years passed into public ownership at the start of 2017. Now the Steno Diabetes Centre in Copenhagen is the focal point of a move to transform diabetes care across the region and beyond

18 July 2017