The research focuses on the study of health and social care effectiveness, integration of health and social care services, management of health and social care services and Health and Human service informatics issues. Shiftec (Social and Health Information Technology Research Unit) is a part of our Department.

Many of our research project are connected to the House of Effectiveness. The House of Effectiveness is a multidisciplinary forum that brings the University of Eastern Finland’s effectiveness research and education relating to welfare and health under one, virtual roof.

You can find our publications in SoleCris.