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Digitalisation and eHealth in Social and Health Services (2 cr)

Code: SH00CN82-3002

General information


30.08.2021 - 21.04.2022


03.01.2022 - 30.05.2022


2 op

Virtual proportion (cr)

1 op

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Nursing


  • Pedro Moreno Sánchez
  • Katriina Kuhalampi

Student groups

  • MSH21S


The student
-is able to describe what the concepts digitalisation and eHealth involve and use eHealth applications in nursing.
-demonstrates knowledge of appropriate recording of the client’s /patient’s nursing care process, and is capable of evaluating whether data recorded in the patient data repository is up-to-date, correct and of good quality.


Digitalisation and eHealth, the concept and sectors, data security, central digitalisation and eHealth application areas.

Evaluation scale


Assessment criteria, satisfactory (1)


Assessment criteria, approved/failed

Pass = P
The student can describe the concept of eHealth. He /she can demonstrate knowledge of health technology or digital applications used to care for people of all ages thoughout the care and service pathway. He /she can demonstrate familiarity with data security. Active classroom/seminar participation and all the assignments delivered.

Fail = 0
The student can not describe the concept of eHealth. He /she does not know health technology or digital applications and is not familiar with data security. No classroom/ seminar participation, no assignments delivered.