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English dictionary

Some useful words and expressions related to Northern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Nord) translated into English.


Organisation: departments, sections and positions

Trusts and Board in Helse Nord

Helse Nord RHF:
Northern Norway Regional Health Authority

Trust meeting

Styret i Helse Nord RHF:
Board of Northern Norway Regional Health Authority

Hospital Trust

The hospital's names can be written without "trust", ex. Finnmark Hospital.

Finnmarkssykehuset HF:
Finnmark Hospital Trust

Universitetssykehuset Nord-Norge HF:
University Hospital of North Norway Trust

Nordlandssykehuset HF:
Nordland Hospital Trust

Helgelandssykehuset HF:
Helgeland Hospital Trust

Sykehusapotek Nord HF:
Hospital Pharmacy of North Norway Trust

Helse Nord IKT
Northern Norway Regional Health Authority ICT Trust 


Other organizational levels

Emergency Medicine Communication Central (EMCC)

Distriktpsykiatrisk senter:
Community Mental Health Center

Lærings- og mestringssenter:
The Coping and Learning Center (CLC)

Other organizations inside Helse Nord

Samisk nasjonalt kompetansesenter - psykisk helsevern, SANKS:

Sami National Center for Mental Health

Senter for klinisk dokumentasjon og evaluering:
Center for Clinical Documentation and Evaluation

Organizations outside Helse Nord

Helse- og omsorgsdepartementet:
The (Royal Norwegian) Ministry of Health and Care Services

The Norwegian Directorate of Health

The Norwegian Board of Health Supervision

Helsetilsynet i fylkene:
Norwegian Board of Health Supervision in the counties

County Medical Officer


Commissioner's Document, or Commissioned Services (bestilte tjenester)


Joint Committee for University Research and Education

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Sist oppdatert 01.11.2022