Finnish Social and Health Data Permit Authority Findata promotes secondary use of Finnish social and health care data, facilitates data permit processing and improves data protection for individuals.
How to ensure efficient and secure use of health data beyond borders? France and Finland collaborating to find answersThe first two national centralized health data platforms in Europe, the French Health Data Hub and Finnish Findata, have announced a two-year collaboration through a memorandum of understanding. Providing unified access… Read more How to ensure efficient and secure use of health data beyond borders? France and Finland collaborating to find answers
Findata’s remote access environment is now called KapseliFindata’s secure operating environment will henceforth be called Kapseli. Kapseli is accessed remotely and is intended for processing data in accordance with data permits. “The name Kapseli identifies the operating environment of… Read more Findata’s remote access environment is now called Kapseli
The transition period related to requirements for secure operating environments extended by one yearOn September 1, 2021, the transition period related to secure operating environments audited in accordance with the Act on the Secondary Use of Health and Social Data will be extended until… Read more The transition period related to requirements for secure operating environments extended by one year
We issue permits and deliver the data to those in need of data resources from a number of different controllers.
You can apply for statistical level data from us by submitting a data request.
Kapseli is a secure, remote access environment for processing data in accordance with the data permits.
Application and decision statistics 1 December 2021
Applications received: 600
- Data permits: 345
- Data requests: 59
- Amendment applications: 196
Decisions taken: 401
- Positives: 291
- Negatives: 1
- Lapsed: 100
- Administrative transfer: 9
Open applications: 199
- Applications under process: 59
- Pending applications: 140
Unfortunately we have a queue, see the estimated queuing times belowData permits: approximately 8 months
Data requests: approximately 5 months
Amendment applications: approximately 2 months
For more information about the handling process, see: Processing of applications and data.