Torunn Bjerve Eide

Postdoctoral Fellow - Departement of General Practice
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Visiting address Kirkeveien 166 Fredrik Holsts hus 0450 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Organisation and comprehensiveness of medical services in general practice in Norway and internationally
  • Patient experiences and evaluations of general practice services
  • The role of GPs  in healthcare services
  • Antibiotic use in primary care

Courses Taught

Lectures for medical students on different levels within the fields of psychiatry in general practice, hypothyreosis, and prioritising in healthcare.

Background

  • GP at Majorstuhuset Legegruppe, Oslo, since 2013
  • PhD at Dept. of General Practice, UiO,2019:  General practitioners´ and patients´ experiences and expectations. A cross-sectional study from Norwegian and Nordic general practice
  • GP specialist approved 2009
  • GP in Aust-Agder, Norway 2003-2005 and 2008-2013
  • Junior doctor, Sørlandet hospital, Norway, 2005-2008
  • Cand.Med, University of Trondheim 2000
  • University studies in French and Social anthropology 1990-1992.

Positions held

  • Councilmember for Norway in  European General Practice Research Network (EGPRN)
  • Member of  the Norwegian Medical Association´s workgroup for quality and patient safety (KUP) 2010-2018

Partners

  • Norwegian representative in the multinational study Quality and Costs of Primary Care in Europe (QUALICOPC)
  • Norwegian representative in the multinational EconGP migration study

Publications

  • lINGERVELDER, Deon; Koffijberg, Hendrik; Emery, Jon; Fennessy, Paul; Price, Christopher & van Marwijk, Harm [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2021). How to Realize the Benefits of Point-of-Care Testing at the General Practice: A Comparison of Four High-Income Countries. International Journal of Health Policy and Management. ISSN 2322-5939. doi: 10.34172/ijhpm.2021.143. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Brænd, Anja Maria (2021). Good communication was valued as more important than accessibility according to 707 Nordic primary care patients: a report from the QUALICOPC study. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. ISSN 0281-3432. doi: 10.1080/02813432.2021.1928837. Full text in Research Archive
  • Tolvanen, Elina; Groenewegen, Peter; Koskela, TH; Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Cohidon, C & Kosunen, Elise (2020). Patient enablement after a consultation with a general practitioner-Explaining variation between countries, practices and patients. Health Expectations. ISSN 1369-6513. 23(5), p. 1129–1143. doi: 10.1111/hex.13091. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve (2020). Legevakt i Norden før og nå. Michael. ISSN 1893-9651. 17(3), p. 588–601. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2018). Patients´ and GPs´ expectations regarding healthcare-seeking behavior: a Norwegian comparative study. British Journal of General Practice Open. ISSN 2398-3795. doi: 10.3399/bjgpopen18X101615. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund; Björkelund, Cecilia; Kosunen, Elise; Thorgeirsson, Ofeigur & Vedsted, Peter [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2017). Differences in medical services in Nordic general practice: a comparative survey from the QUALICOPC study. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. ISSN 0281-3432. 35(2), p. 153–161. doi: 10.1080/02813432.2017.1333323. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund; Melbye, Hasse; Rørtveit, Guri; Hetlevik, Irene & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2016). Patient experiences and the association with organizational factors in general practice: Results from the Norwegian part of the international, multi-centre, cross-sectional QUALICOPC study. BMC Health Services Research. ISSN 1472-6963. 16(428). doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1684-z. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Hippe, Veslemøy Cathrine & Brekke, Mette (2012). The feasibility of antibiotic dosing four times per day: A prospective observational study in primary health care. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. ISSN 0281-3432. 30(1), p. 16–20. doi: 10.3109/02813432.2012.654196.

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  • Eliassen, Knut Eirik Ringheim; Fosse, Anette; Risør, Torsten; Austad, Bjarne; Skjellegrind, Håvard & Eide, Torunn Bjerve [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2021). Brev til Helseministeren i forbindelse med redningsaksjon for fastlegeordningen.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve (2018). Current situation of General Practice in Norway. Challenges and Actions. .
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2018). How can a general practitioner help? Patients’ and doctors’ views on reasons for visiting a GP; results from Norway. .
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve (2017). Fastlegen er også spesialist - på deg. [Newspaper]. Aftenposten.no.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2017). Differences in Nordic general practitioners´ participation in treatment and follow-up of common medical conditions.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve (2017). Current situation of General Practice in Norway. Challenges and Actions .
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2017). Nordic general practitioners´ role in the treatment and follow-up of common medical conditions.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2016). Procedures, tests and medical equipment in Nordic general practice.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve (2015). GPs workload in the Nordic countries.
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Melbye, Hasse; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2015). Are patient experiences in general practice affected by independent organizational factors?
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Melbye, Hasse; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2014). Norske allmennlegers arbeidshverdag – hva skjer på legekontorene og hvordan opplever pasientene det?
  • Eide, Torunn Bjerve; Straand, Jørund & Rosvold, Elin Olaug (2019). General Practitioners´ and patients´ experiences and expectations. A cross-sectional study from Norwegian and Nordic general practice. Universitetet i Oslo. ISSN 978-82-8377-520-4.

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Published July 27, 2016 10:26 AM - Last modified Aug. 24, 2020 2:10 PM