The provisions of the agreement that permit people to qualify for benefits based on
combined U.S. and Danish coverage credits apply to the following types of benefits:
U.S. retirement, survivors and disability benefits. For benefit purposes, the agreement
does not apply to Medicare benefits or Supplemental Security Income payments.
Danish retirement, survivors and disability benefits under both the Folkepension (FP)
or “Social” program and the Labour Market Supplementary Pension (ATP) program.