About us

​Rigshospitalet merged with Glostrup Hospital with effect from 1st January 2015. We are a highly specialised hospital which, with a few exceptions, covers all medical specialist areas.​

Board of management

​​Rigshospitalet's management is administered by a Board of Management, which is responsible to the Capital Region of Denmark for the hospital as a whole.​

Annual reports

​Here you can find Rigshospitalet's annual reports.​​


Our world is becoming ever more connected - also within the health sector.​

Global Excellence

‘Global Excellence in Health’ is a high level development programme established by the Regional Council for the Capital Region of Denmark.​

KFJ Award

Rigshospitalet’s International KFJ Award of DKK 1.5 million is awarded annually thanks to a donation from the Kirsten and Freddy Johansen Foundation.​

Our history

Our history goes back 250 years to Denmark's first real hospital, ”Det kongelige Frederiks Hospital”, which was established to treat and care free of charge for impoverished patients in Copenhagen.

Location ma​p (in danish)​​

​​Find vej til afsnit, afdelinger og klinikker på k​ortet over Rigshospitalet Blegdamsvej.​​​