The Guidance Function wishes you all a merry Christmas

The Guidance Function’s services will cease after December 31, 2023, but due to the Christmas holiday, the Guidance Function’s email and phone services will close after December 22, 2023.

From 2024 inquiries regarding the Guidance Function is addressed to the Danish Health Data Authority English – Sundhedsdatastyrelsen and the Ministry of the Interior and Health The Danish Ministry of Health | Indenrigs- og Sundhedsministeriet (

Questions regarding research support for researchers in the Region of Southern Denmark can be directed to OPEN OPEN – Open Patient data Explorative Network – forside ( OPEN’s services for researchers in the Southern Region of Denmark continues unchanged.

OPEN expresses gratitude for the trust placed in us by the joint public working groups and steering committees. We are pleased to have assisted the numerous users who have utilized the Guidance Function’s website and received direct guidance.

The staff of the Guidance Function would also like to personally thank all the users and stakeholders who have contributed to the development of the various initiatives available on
Our website is expected to remain accessible throughout 2024; however, there will be no further updates.

Finally, and most importantly, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.


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