Veronica Rusaanes

Assistant professor

Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Department of Nursing and Health Sciences
Campus Drammen (4218)
Psychiatric health in local community health care. Migration health.

Responsibilities

I am assistant professor in nursing sciences since february 2019.

I am currently course coordinator of theorytopics in the 3rd year of the bachelor in nursing programme, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Department of Nursing and Health Sciences in Drammen.

My academic background is Master of clinical health work, interdisciplinary psychical health work.

I am an experienced nurse in diverse fields after more than 20 years as nurse in local community health care.

Competences

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Experience

2019-02 – present

Assistant professor, course coordinator. USN Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Campus Drammen.

 

2018-01 – 2019-02

Practice teacher, examiner, exercise teacher, USN Faculty of Health and Social Sciences Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Campus Drammen.

 

2009-09 - 2019-12.

Specialist nurse, Kongsberg municipality, Kongsberg Inter-municipal emergency room.

Responsible of HPV-vaccinationproject.

Infection control for adults, tuberculosis screening of refugees, immigrants and other exposed persons according to government guidelines, in addition to ordinary tasks for nurses at the emergency room.

Projects in digital communication between local community health services..

 

 

2001-07 - 2009-06

Nurse. Kviteseid municipality, Health Center.

Nurse responsible for monitoring patients suffering from diabetes. Emergency room.

 

 

2000-07 - 2001-06

Nurse - Seljord Municipality, Home Based Services

Patient oriented work in home nursing.

 

 

Education

2010-08 - 2016-06

Master of Clinical Healthwork, interdisciplinary psychical health work.

University of Southeast Norway,

 

2009-08 - 2010-06

Pedagogic-multidisciplinary guidance.

Telemark universitycollege, Porsgrunn 

 

1996-08 - 1999-06

Bachelor in nursing science.

Universitycollege of Hedmark, Elverum 

 

1995-08 - 1996-06

One-year programme in Medicine.

University of Tromsø, faculty of medicine

 

1995-01 - 1995-05

Exam Philosophicum.

University of Oslo

 

Publications