Background and activities

How may we productively use IT in our daily life and workpractices? Digitisation provides both opportunites and challenges - for individuals, at home and for worktasks, as well as for organizations and society. Design and development, implementation and use.

PhD in Information Systems from NTNU IDI: Organizational use of IS in service work.

Teaching related to topics in applied informatics at the IT- and Informatics education at Kalvskinnet (xHist). Stand in at the Furthering education in Heath Informatics.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Hamre, Gro Alice; Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth; Monteiro, Eric. (2010) Kvalitetssikring av legemiddelhåndtering i et samhandlingsperspektiv. IKT og samhandling i helsesektoren - Digitale lappetepper eller sømløs integrasjon?.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth; Hamre, Gro Alice. (2009) Collaborating on medication in primary health care: - Possible lessons from semi-electronic practices. Proceedings fra NOKOBIT 2009 - Norsk konferanse for organisasjoners bruk av informasjonsvitenskap.
  • Hamre, Gro Alice; Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2009) Integration across professional and organisational boundaries in health care: Local needs and adaptations. Selected papers of the 32nd Information Systems Research Seminar of Scandinavia: inclusive design: IRIS was hosted at Molde University College.
  • Munkvold, Glenn; Berntsen, Kirsti; Østerlie, Thomas. (2005) Community of practice versus practice of the community : knowing in collaborative work. Effective knowledge management : emerging trends.



  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2013) Presentation of NTNU Continuing Education Master Program in Health Informatics at the European Workshop: Practical Aspects of Health Informatics 2013. European Workshop: Practical Aspects of Health Informatics 2013 . NTNU and University of Edinburgh; Edinburgh, Scotland. 2013-03-11 - 2013-03-12.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2013) Videreutdanning i eHelse som innovasjonsbidrag. Velferdsteknologikonferansen . MedITNor; Værnes, Trondheim. 2013-10-23 - 2013-10-24.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2013) eHelse i praksis forutsetter kompetanseheving i sektoren.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2013) "e-helsekompetanse – det har vi vel?" Workshop om e-helse kompetanser og kompetanseutvikling. HelsIT 2013 . NTNU, Hdir & NHN; Trondheim. 2013-09-17 - 2013-09-19.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth; Svanæs, Dag. (2006) Anbudsprosesser og brukermedvirkning. Seminar ved HelsIT 2006 . NTNU; Trondheim. 2006-09-20.
  • Berntsen, Kirsti Elisabeth. (2005) Living the standard, Tying the knots. Information Systems Reserch Seminar in Scandinavia, 2005 . IRIS; Kristianand. 2005-08-06 - 2005-08-09.