Utviklingssenter for sjukeheim og heimetenester (USHT) i Sogn og Fjordane


Development Center for Nursing Homes and Home Services (USHT) in Sogn og Fjordane

We help to strengthen the quality of health and care services.

USHT shall contribute to development within national focus areas, based on local needs. The overall focus areas are:

  • Development in collaboration with patients, users and relatives
  • Professional adjustment in the services
  • The new home-based service
  • Renewal and innovation

In Sogn og Fjordane, the main activities within:

• Dementia care

• Welfare technology

• Patient safety

• Professional network within geriatric medicine / elderly care

• Environmental treatment in elderly care

• Palliative care

• ABC training model

• Research / facilitate research