Elina Laukka

Elina Laukka


University teacher
Health Management Science


I work as a university teacher at the Research Unit of Nursing Science and Health Management. My research interests are healthcare digitalization and its leadership.

Research interests

  • Healthcare digitalization
  • Leadership
  • Consumer-led health-related online sources


Welfare management updating education (25 ECTS)

The updating education, funded by Ministry of Education and Culture, is a cooperation project with University of Lapland.



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Research groups

  • PhD candicate, HealthManagement

Selected publications

  • Laukka, Elina; Rantakokko, Piia; Suhonen, Marjo (2017) Consumer-led health-related online sources and their impact on consumers : An integrative review of the literature. - Health Informatics Journal Online first, Online first . [Original]
  • Laukka, Elina; Huhtakangas, Moona; Heponiemi, Tarja; Kujala, Sari; Kaihlanen, Anu-Marja; Gluschkoff, Kia; Kanste, Outi (2020) Health Care Professionals’ Experiences of Patient-Professional Communication Over Patient Portals: Systematic Review of Qualitative Studies. - Journal of medical internet research 22 (12), e21623 . [Original] [Self-archived]

Research visits

  • Visiting researcher at Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare