Denmark is a Scandinavian country located in northern Europe and is well known for its extensive social welfare programs and modern economy. This land of Lego has a population of over 5 million  and while the major language, many people speak English. Denmark has benefited greatly from offshore oil drilling and has built up a sizable sovereign fund.

Denmark’s capital is Copenhagen offers expats one of the most exiting and cosmopolitan cities in Northern Europe with excellent night life, cobbled street and canals. It is a very safe and progressive city and country. Denmark is an excellent tourist destination and expatriate location. The public services and accommodations are first rate.

Healthcare in Denmark

The health system in Denmark is one of the best in the world thanks to its largely public funded hospitals and public medical insurance system. Hospitals are well maintained and staffed and are owned by the regional governments. Denmark’s medical services are provided mostly at no cost to the public, but dental services are, to a large extent, paid directly by the patient. The medical system is funded by taxes.

Insurance for Expatriates in Denmark

Some expatriates will obtain local healthcare in Denmark, but many expats and visitors to Denmark should seek expat cover. Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in Denmark:

If you require a quote for insurance coverage for expats in Denmark, contact Expat Financial today for a quote and to discuss your Danish expat health insurance requirements.