The main task of North Denmark Region is the health service. The region also has overall responsibility for regional development and also deals with specialized tasks in the social field and in relation to disabled children and adults.
The Region’s main tasks are explained below:
· Health care – the Health Care Sector is the main task for North Denmark Region. Over 90% of the budget is located in this area;
· Regional Development – in the Department of Regional Development the main objective is to enhance growth and development in the North Denmark Region; and
· Social Services and Special Education – The Danish regions are responsible for providing social services and specialised education for people who need physical and mental assistance and development