Sometimes, the Danish health care system works well. If you have a medical emergency, there are no forms to fill out, no insurance to hassle with, no payment of any kind. It's all tax-funded. (I hate it when people say Danish health care is free. I pay some very serious taxes for all this 'free' stuff.) That said, the Danish health care system has some significant quirks. The post Is joining a union worth the money? (And what’s the difference between a union and an A-kasse?) appeared first on HowtoliveinDenmark.com.