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 exciting and cosmopolitan cities in Northern Europe with excellent nightlife, 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 large 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:
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Group Expat Insurance Plans
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.