Short CV/Education and training

Education

  • 2002
    PhD Health Services Research, Uppsala university, Sweden

  • 1999
    MSc Educational Science, Lärarhögskolan i Stockholm, Sweden

  • 1990
    BSc Peadiatric Nursing, Vårdhögskolan Uppsala, Sweden

  • 1983
    Registered Nurse, Vårdhögskolan Västerås, Sweden

Selected publications

  • Lännerström L, Holmström IK , Svärdsudd K & Wallman T (2017): Possible causes of experiencing problems with sick leave questions in telephone nursing, Upsala Journal of Medical Sciences, DOI: 10.1080/03009734.2017.1385665

  • Röing, M, Holmström IK, Larsson, J. A metasynthesis of phenomenographic articles on understandings of work among healthcare professionals. Qual Health Res. 2017 Jul 1:1049732317719433. doi: 10.1177/1049732317719433

  • Höglander J, Håkansson Eklund J, Eide H, Holmström IK, Sundler AJ. Registered nurses’ and nurse assistants’ responses to older persons’ expressions of emotional needs in home care. J Adv Nurs. 2017 Jun 6. doi: 10.1111/jan.13356. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Sundling, V., Sundler, AJ., Holmström IK., Vestranger Kristensen, D., Eide, H. MINDFULNESS PREDICTS STUDENT NURSES COMMUNICATION SELF-EFFICACY: A CROSS-NATIONAL COMPARATIVE STUDY. Patient Educ Couns. 2017 Aug;100(8):1558-1563. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2017.03.016. Epub 2017 Mar 11.

  • Vesterager Kristensen , D., Sundler AJ., Eide, H., Hafskjold, L., Ruud, I., Holmström, IK. Characteristics of communication with older people in home care: a qualitative analysis of audio recordings of home care visits. J Clin Nurs. 2017 Mar 16. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13807. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Kaminsky, E., Björkman, A., Röing, M., Holmström IK. Telephone Nursing in Sweden: a narrative literature review. Nurs Health Sci. 2017 Jun 15. doi: 10.1111/nhs.12349. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

  • Marmstål Hammar L, Holmström IK, Skoglund K, Summer Meranius M, Sundler AJ, The Care of and Communication with Older People from the Perspective of Student Nurses. A Mixed Method Study. Nurse Education Today, Volume 52, May 2017, Pages 1–6

  • Holmström IK, Kaminsky E, Höglund AT, Carlsson M. Nursing students' awareness of inequity in healthcare – An intersectional perspective. Nurse Education Today, January 2017 Volume 48, Pages 134–139.

  • Sundler, AS, Höglander J, Håkansson Eklund J, Eide H, Holmström, IK. Older persons' expressions of emotional cues and concerns during home care visits. Application of the Verona coding definitions of emotional sequences (VR-CoDES) in home care. Patient Education and Counselling, 2017 Feb;100(2):276-282. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2016.09.009

  • Höglund AT, Carlsson M, Holmström IK, Kaminsky E. Impact of telephone nursing education program for equity in healthcare. Journal for Equity in Health (2016) 15:152 DOI 10.1186/s12939-016-0447

  • Holmström, IK, Krantz, A, Karacagil, L, Sundler, AJ. Frequent callers in primary healthcare – a qualitative study with a nursing perspective. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 2017, 73(3): 622-32,. doi: 10.1111/jan.13153



Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • Frequent callers to Swedish Healthcare Direct and impact on telephone nurses work situation

  • COMHOME ( personcentred communication with older persons reciecing home care. Collaboration with Norway, The Netherlands and the US)

  • Cultural competence among nurses in child health clinics and school healthcare

  • Telepnone nurses role in sick-listing

  • Positive motivational factor in nurses' work

  • Equity in telephone nursing

  • the use of AI in telephone nursing

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • The Royal Society of Arts ans Sciences of Uppsala, Sweden

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

Conferencepresentations

  • Eide, H. Holmström IK, Höglander J, Hafskjold, L, Håkansson JE, Sundler, AJ, Sundling, V. Emotional communication in home healthcare; Comparing nursing staffs responses to older peoples Cues and Concerns in two Scandinavian countries. Oral presentation. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Baltimore, October 2017.

  • Råberus, A., Holmström, IK., Sundler, AJ. The nature of patient complaints: a resource for improvements of healthcare services? Oral presentation. The 2017 European Conference in Nursing and Nursing Research, Malmö, Sweden July 4-5, 2017.

  • Ahlstedt C, Eriksson Lindvall C, Holmström IK, Muntlin Athlin Å. An ethnographic approach; What affects nurses’ daily work motivation? Poster. The 2017 European Conference in Nursing and Nursing Research, Malmö, Sweden July 4-5, 2017.

  • Ewertsson, M, Gustafsson, M., Blomberg K. Holmström IK, Allvin R. New registered nurses’ use of technical skills and possibility for continued learning. Poster, An International Association for Medical Education (AMEE), Barcelona, Spanien, 27-31 August 2016

  • Sundler, AJ & Holmström IK. Central Aspects of telephone advice nursing as Experienced by elderly callers. Poster Nordic Conference in Nursing Research, Stockholm 15-17 juni 2016

  • Sundler, AJ, Höglander, J., Eklund, J., Eide, H., Holmström IK. Older persons’ expressions of emotional communication in home care – The COMHOME study. Poster, Nordic Conference in Nursing Research, Stockholm 15-17 juni 2016

  • Sundler, AJ., Eide, H., van Dulmen, S, Holmström IK. A qualitative exploration of communicative challenges in the home care of older persons. Orla presentation, Nordic Conference in Nursing Research, Stockholm 15-17 juni 2016

  • Sundler AJ, Eide, H, van Dulmen S, Holmström IK. Existential issues and concerns of elderly during home care visits. Oral presentation, International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, New Orleans, 25-28 Oct 2015

  • Sundler AJ, Holmström IK Poster presentation, Central Aspects of telephone advice nursing as Experienced by elderly callers. Poster presentation, International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, New Orleans, 25-28 Oct 2015

  • Ernesäter, A., Engström M, Winblad U., Holmström IK, Comparison of malpractice claimed calls versus “normal calls” within Swedish Healthcare Direct – open-ended questions matters. Oral presentation, International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Amsterdam, 28 sept – 1 oct , 2014

  • Hafskjold L, van Dulmen S, Holmström IK, Kristensen D, Ruud I, Elisabeth Solheim E, Sundler AJ, Sundling V, Eide H Person Centred Communication with older persons in home health care. Poster International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Amsterdam, 28 sept – 1 oct , 2014

  • Sundler, AJ, Eide H, Holmström IK. Person centered care and communicative challenges in home care. Poster International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Amsterdam, 28 sept – 1 oct , 2014

  • Sundler AJ, Höglander J, Eide, H, Holmström IK. PC-com: Person-centered communication in the care of older people. Oral presentation. International conference on Health and welfare, Eskilstuna, sept 9-10 2014

  • Hellerstedt-Börjesson S, Arving C, Nordin K, Holmström IK and Fjällskog M-L “Women with Breast Cancer: Experiences of Chemotherapy-Induced Pain. Poster. 9th European Breast Cancer Conference, 19 – 21 March 2014 Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sundler AJ, Holmström IK. 2014. Person centered communication with older persons in community care – the Swedish part of an international research project. Presentation at the 3rd OCHER workshop on Clinical Communication Research, 15-17 jan, Oslo, Norway.

  • Ernesäter, A., Engström M, Winbland U, Inger K. Holmström Safe and unsafe communication practices in calls to Swedish Healthcare Direct.3rd OCHER workshop on Clinical Communication Research, 15-17 jan 2014, Oslo, Norway.

  • Ewertsson M, Allvin R, Holmström IK, Blomberg K. Nurse students’ experiences of learning in clinical skills laboratory -the bridge between university and clinical settings. Poster. Nordic Conference on Advances in Health Care Sciences Research November 13-14, Lund 2013

  • Ernesäter A, Engstöm,M, Winblad, U, Holmström IK, what went wrong and why? Medical errors with Swedish national telephone advice nursing. Poster. Quality and Safety in Health Care, London 2013.

  • Ernesäter A, Engstöm,M, Winblad, U, Holmström IK, What is safe communication in the context of Swedish healthcare Direct? 2rd OCHER workshop on Clinical Communication Research, 14-16 jan 2013, Oslo, Norway.

  • Holmström, IK, Rosenqvist, U., Does an intervention to improve Swedish telenurses' communication affect callers' satisfaction and learning? Oral presentation Conference on Communication in Healthcare, St Andrews, Scotland, sept 2012

  • Kaminsky, E., Carlsson, M., Holmström, I., Parents expectations and experiences of calling Swedish healthcare Direct about paediatric issues. Poster. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare,St Andrews, Scotland 2012

  • Ernesäter, A., Engström, M., Winblad, U., Holmström IK., Communication analysis of malpractice claimed telephone calls to Swedish Healhtcare Direct, Poster International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, St Andrews, Scotland sept 2012

  • Larsson J & Holmström IK, Finding the important text parts in phenomenographic interviews, Oral presentation, The 7th Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Ersta Sköndal, Sweden 2012

  • Kaminsky, E., Carlsson, M., Höglund, AT., Holmström, I., Paediatric health calls to Swedish telenurses. Poster. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare Verona, Italy, sept 2010.

  • Höglund, AT., Holmström, I. It’s easier to talk to a woman”: aspects of gender in Swedish telenursing. Poster. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Verona, Italy, 2010.

  • Rosenqvist, U., Kaminsky, E., Röing, M., Holmström, I. The world of telenurses. Oral presentation. The 6th Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Uppsala, Sweden, 2010.

  • Ernesäter, A., Engström, M., Holmström, I., Winblad, U. National telephone advice nursing in Sweden-what goes wrong and why? Chaired poster session. 2010 International Forum on Quality & Safety in Health Care, Nice, France, 2010.

  • Larsson, J., Rosenqvist, U., Holmström, I. Enjoying work or burdened by it? Lecture. The Royal College of Anaesthetists Anniversary Meeting: Human Factors in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, London, England, 2010.

  • Ernesäter, A., Holmström, I., Engström, M., Computerized Decision Support Systems in Telenursing: How Is it perceived by Telenurses. Oral presentation. Med-e-Tel 2009 Conference Program – a Global Telemedicine and eHealth Update. Luxembourg, April 2009.

  • Kjeldmand, D., Holmström, I. Gender and other predicaments in Balint groups. 16th International Balint Congress. Brasov, Rumania, 2009.

  • Rosenqvist, U., Kaminsky, E., Röing, M., Holmström, I. The world of telenurses. Oral presentation. Symposium on Variation Theory and Learning Study, Hong Kong, China, 2009.

  • Röing, M., Rosenqvist, U., Holmström, I. Communication problems in authentic dialogues in Swedish telenursing. Oral presentation, American Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Miami, Florida, 2009.

  • Höglund, AT., Holmström, I. It’s easier to talk to a woman”: aspects of gender in Swedish telenursing. Oral presentation. Telemed, Luxembourg, 2009.

  • Kaminsky, E., Rosenqvist, U., Holmström, I. Telenurses understanding of work: detective or educator? Oral presentation. Telemed, Luxembourg, 2009.

  • Ernesäter, A., Holmström, I., Engström, M. Telenurses’ experience of working with computerized decision support: supporting, inhibiting and quality improving. Oral presentation. Telemed, Luxembourg, 2009.

  • Röing, M., Holmström, I. The relationship between patient-centeredness and patient empowerment: a discussion on concepts. Poster. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Oslo, Norway, 2008.

  • Ernesäter, A., Holmström, I., Engström, M. Telenurses experiences of working with computerized decision support. Oral presentation. The 5th Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Stavanger, Norway, 2008.

  • Holmström, I., Kaminsky, E., Establishing the outcome space. Examples from a phenomenographic study on telenurses ways of understanding work. Oral presentation. The 5th Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Stavanger, Norway, 2008.

  • Bastholm, P., Gustafsson, LL., Larsson, J., Rosenqvist, U., Tomson, G., Holmström, I. General practitioners different ways of understanding drug prescribing – a phenomenographic study. Oral presentation. The 5th Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Stavanger, Norway, 2008.

  • Hjelmblink, F., Holmström, I., Kjeldmand, D. Stroke patients´ delay of emergency treatment. Poster. 6th World Stroke Congress, Vienna, Italy, 2008.

  • Larsson, J., Rosenqvist, U., Holmström, I. Stressful threats or stimulating challenges: how experienced anaesthetists cope with difficult situations at work. Lecture. Annual Meeting of the Swedish Society for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2007.

  • Holmström, I., Höglund, AT. The faceless encounter: ethical dilemmas in telenursing. Oral presentation. Communication, Medicine & Ethics (COMET), Lugano, Switzerland, 2007.

  • Kjeldmand, D., Rosenqvist, U., Holmström, I. Difficulties and drop-outs in Balint groups – ethical and contextual problems in reflection groups for health care professionals. Oral presentation. Communication, Medicine & Ethics (COMET), Lugano, Switzerland, 2007.

  • Holmström, I., Höglund, AT. The faceless encounter: ethical and professional dilemmas in telenursing. Poster. International Conference on Communication in healthcare, Basle, Switzerland 2006.

  • Larsson, J., Holmström, I. The study object in phenomenography: phenomena or people? Oral presentation. The 4th Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Växsjö, Sweden, 2006.

  • Bastholm, P., Andersén-Karlsson, E., Arnhjort, T., Eliasson, M., Gustafsson, LL., Jacobsson, L., Ovesjö, M-L., Rosenqvist, U., Sjöviker, S., Tomson, G., Holmström, I. Physicians´ perceptions of possibilities and obstacles prior to implementing a computerised drug prescribing support system. Poster. The 4th Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health. Växsjö, Sweden, 2006.

  • Hjelmblink, F., Holmström, I., Kjeldmand, D. Stroke patients´ delay of emergency treatment. Poster. 6th World Stroke Congress, Vienna, Italy, 2008.

  • Holmström, I, Larsson, J., Rosenqvist, U. The whats and hows of phenomenography. Symposium. 11th Qualitative Health Research Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2005.

  • Holmström, I. Att utveckla sjuksköterskans hälsopedagogiska uppgift vid telefonrådgivning. Föredrag. Vårdstämman, Stockholm, Sverige, 2005.

  • Holmström, I., Rosenqvist, U. Misunderstandings of illness and treatment among Swedish patients with diabetes type 2. Oral presentation. International Cconference on Communication in Healthcare, Brugge, Belgium, 2004.

  • Holmström, I. Using variation theories to develop nurses health educational approach in telephone counselling – an empirical study. Oral presentation. EARLI SIG meeting “Phenomenography and variation theory”, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2004.

  • Larsson, J., Holmström, I. Phenomenography – misused and misunderstood or a way forward for qualitative research. Föredrag. Institutionsdag. Instiutionen för Folkhälso-och vårdvetenskap, Uppsala universitet, 2004.

  • Larsson, J., Holmström, I. Phenomenography – misused and misunderstood or a way forward for qualitative researchers? Oral presentation. The 3rd Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Aarhus, Denmark, 2004.

  • Holmström, I. Changed understanding of the patient encounter parallels changed actions? Oral presentation. 1rst Interdisciplinary Conference on Communication, Medicine & Ethics (COMET), Cardiff, Wales, 2003.

  • Holmström, I., Halford, C., Rosenqvist, U., Swedish health care professionals’ diverse understandings of diabetes care – a phenomenographic study. Poster. Advances in Qualitative Methods, Banff, Canada, 2003.

  • Holmström, I., Att utveckla professionell kompetens för patientmötet genom en ny förståelse. Föredrag.Vårdkongressen, 2003.

  • Holmström, I. Gaining professional competence for patient encounters by means of a new understanding. Oral presentation. Nurse Education Today conference, Durham, England, 2002.

  • Holmström, I. Gaining professional competence for patient encounters by means of a new understanding Oral presentation: International Conference on Communication in healthcare, Birmingham, England, 2002.

  • Holmström, I., Sanner, MA., Rosenqvist, U. Swedish medical students’ views of the professional role of medical doctors. Oral presentation. Annual conference of Nordic Federation for Medical Education, Helsinki, Finland, 2001.

  • Holmström, I. Towards computer science or a holistic view of the patient – Swedish medical students’ views of the changing professional role of medical doctors. Poster. 2nd Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the service of Health, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2001.

  • Holmström, I., Dall’Alba, G. To read between the lines – nurses’ experiences of telephone advisory services. Poster. 2nd Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the Service of Health, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2001.

  • Holmström, I., Dall’Alba, G. Carer and gatekeeper – conflicting demands in nurses experiences of telephone advisory services. Poster. Contesting conversations in Practice, Education, Research and Policy. 4th Biennal International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 2001.

  • Holmström, I., Rosenqvist, U. Understanding the job in a new way – developing competence for the patient encounter. Poster. Workgroup of European Nurse Researcher, Reykjavik, Island, 2000.

  • Holmström, I. Att förstå arbetet på ett nytt sätt – en bas för kompetensutveckling. Föredrag. Regional FoU-dag, Gävle, Sverige, 2000.

  • Holmström, I., Rosenqvist, U. Att förstå professionell utveckling – en pilotstudie av läkare under specialistutbildning. Föredrag. Vårdpedagogisk konferens, Stockholm, Sverige, 1999.

  • Holmström, I., Rosenqvist, U. Understanding professional development – a pilot study of physicians in specialist training. Poster. 1rst Nordic Conference on Qualitative Methods in the service of health


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