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How does the Danish healthcare system work? Health insurance cards

1890s: Elderly assistance and accident insurance for industrial workers.1933: Support for unemployed and Sickness fund insurance1970s: The government takes over Sickness fund insurance and made the new Health insurance system1973: The yellow health insurance cardDanish healthcarehistory

The weak side?

High taxesMore often lifestyle diseasesShould we instead use the money on preventing diseases?re

USA vs DKDanish Pros:We can go to the hospital for free.It makes you feel safer.If you have a bad knee in Denmark, the Health insurance in DK covers it. Not everybody will get that in USA.Danish Cons:More lifestyle diseases.One day there wont be money enough to upkeep our healthcare.Not anything is covered. For an example the dentist.

The future1993More old. Less people to workStart user-payment?