Working as a doctor in Denmark
In order to work as a doctor in Denmark, you need to obtain a Danish authorisation.
The public institution The Danish Patient Safety Authority (Styrelsen for Patientsikkerhed) is responsable for the authorisation.
Please be aware, that we are not able to assist you with the authorisation process.
Find more info on the process below.
Where did you receive your medical training?
Your benefits as a member of the Danish Medical Association
Almost all doctors working in Denmark are members of the organisation. This gives us a strong voice in representing the interests of doctors and health issues in general.
In order to become a member, you have to have your Danish authorisation.
As a member of the Danish Medical Association you have access to a large number of benefits and services:
- guidance on salaries and working conditions,
- legal advice and counselling,
- guidance on your career,
- network with and support from other doctors,
- reduced prices on a range of products and services, such as insurances,
- and many other benefits.