Else Cathrine Rustad

Else Cathrine Rustad is a PhD candidate in Health Science at the Faculty of Health Sciences. The aim of her PhD study is to explore how people ³ 80 years of age, their caregivers and nurses from both health care levels, experience the care transition from hospital to municipal health-care services. The research is funded through the Western Norway Regional Health Authority, and associated with FOUSAM (R&D unit for coordination), a cooperation project between Helse Fonna, Stord/Haugesund University College and the municipals in the region.