Read about Swedish health care and health insurance
When you work in Sweden, you are entitled to treatment in both Sweden and Denmark. This applies to both emergency and planned treatment. If you become sick, you should first consult a “Health Centre” (Vårdcentral).
If you live in Denmark and work in Sweden, you are entitled to get the same treatment as Swedish citizens. This applies to both emergency and planned treatment.
When you work in Sweden, you are also subject to the Swedish regulations regarding sickness benefit. It is Försäkringskassan (the Swedish Social Insurance Agency) that is responsible for sickness benefits.
The Swedish health insurance ("sjukförsäkring") pays for treatment for anyone working or living in Sweden. However, you must pay a small part of the cost yourself, the so-called patient charge.
If you work in Sweden and need dental treatment, you can choose between the Swedish Public Dental Service (Folktandvården) or a private dentist.
When you work in Sweden, you are subject to the Swedish rules regarding sickness benefits. Försäkringskassan is the authority responsible for sickness benefits.
You can always visit our Information Center in Malmø to get help with your questions regarding working, moving or studying in Sweden.