Department of Health Sciences in Ålesund


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Research programmes

Our department delivers three research and scholarship programmes:

Clinical nursing practice

The clinical care programme focuses on perceptions of care among patients, next of kin and nurses, including patient participation, decision-making, innovation and ethics.

Simulation and welfare technology

This programme of research has two themes: innovation in pedagogic and simulation; and innovation in welfare technology and rehabilitation.

Health services research

The health services research group focuses on how structural and cultural aspects of the health and / or welfare care system, influence health services, users / patients, professionals, management and leaders.