Articles of the European Health Data Space (EHDS), Article 47, Data request



Article 47, Data request, Articles of the European Health Data Space (EHDS), (Proposal_3.5.2022)

1. Any natural or legal person may submit a data request for the purposes referred to in Article 34. A health data access body shall only provide an answer to a data request in an anonymised statistical format and the data user shall have no access to the electronic health data used to provide this answer.


2. A data request shall include the elements mentioned in paragraphs 2 (a) and (b) of Article 45 and if needed may also include:

(a) a description of the result expected from the health data access body;

(b) a description of the statistic’s content.


3. Where an applicant has requested a result in an anonymised form, including statistical format, based on a data request, the health data access body shall assess, within 2 months and, where possible, provide the result to the data user within 2 months.