Publications are presented in alphabetical order. Finnish language publications can be found on the Finnish publications page.
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Vehko, T. (ed.) (2022). E-health and e-welfare of Finland: Check point 2022. Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, report 6/2022.

Vehko T, Ruotsalainen S,  Hyppönen, H. (eds) (2019). E-health and e-welfare of Finland: Check point 2018. Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, report 7/2019.

Hyppönen H, Hämäläinen P, Reponen, J. (eds) (2015). E-health and e-welfare of Finland - check point 2015. Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare. 


Heponiemi T, Hyppönen H, Vehko T, Kujala S, Aalto A, Vänskä, J, Elovainio, M. (2017). Finnish physicians’ stress related to information systems keeps increasing: A longitudinal three-wave survey study. Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 17, 1-8.

Heponiemi T, Kujala, S, Vainionmäki, S, Vehko, T, Lääveri, T, Vänskä, J, . . . Hyppönen, H. (2019). Usability factors associated with physicians’ distress and information System–Related stress: Cross-sectional survey. JMIR Medical Informatics, 7(4).

Heponiemi T, Kaihlanen A, Gluschkoff K, Saranto K, Nissinen S, Laukka E, Vehko T (2021).
The association of mobile device use of electronic health record with the wellbeing of nurses: cross-sectional survey study. JMIR Medical Informatics. 23/05/2021:28729 (forthcoming/in press)

Hyppönen H, Kaipio J, Heponiemi T, Lääveri T, Aalto A, Vänskä J, Elovainio, M. (2019). Developing the national usability-focused health information system scale for physicians: Validation study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 21(5), 1–18.

Hyppönen, H, Lumme, S., Reponen, J, Vänskä, J, Kaipio, J, Heponiemi, T,  Lääveri, T (2019). Health information exchange in Finland: Usage of different access types and predictors of paper use. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 122, 1–6. 

Jansson, J, Liisanantti, J, Ala-Kokko, T, Reponen, J. (2022). The negative impact of interface design, customizability, inefficiency, malfunctions, and information retrieval on user experience: A national usability survey of ICU clinical information systems in Finland. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 159, Epub 30 dec 2021.

Jormanainen V, Vehko T, Lindgren M, Keskimäki I, Kaila M. (2023). Implementation, Adoption and Use of the Kanta Services in Finland 2010-2022. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2023 May 18;302:227-231.  

Kainiemi E, Vehko T, Kyytsönen M, Hörhammer I, Kujala S, Jormanainen V, Heponiemi T (2022): The Factors Associated With Nonuse of and Dissatisfaction With the National Patient Portal in Finland in the Era of COVID-19: Population-Based Cross-sectional Survey JMIR Med Inform 2022;10(4):e37500.

Kaipio J, Hyppönen H,  Lääveri, T. (2019). Physicians’ experiences on EHR usability: A time series from 2010, 2014 and 2017. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 257, 194–199.

Kaipio, J, Kuusisto, A, Hyppönen, H, Heponiemi, T, Lääveri, T. (2020). Physicians’ and nurses’ experiences on EHR usability: Comparison between the professional groups by employment sector and system brand. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 134, 1–9.

Kinnunen, U, Heponiemi, T, Rajalahti, E, Ahonen, O, Korhonen, T, Hyppönen, H. (2019). Factors related to health informatics competencies for nurses – results of a national electronic health record survey. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 37(8), 420–429.

Kinnunen U, Kuusisto A, Ahonen O, Koponen S, Kaihlanen AM, Hassinen S,  Vehko T. Nurses’ informatics competency assessment of health information system usage: a cross-sectional survey. Research Square; 2022. DOI: 10.21203/ 

Kouvo J, Koponen S, Kuusisto H, Saranto K (2020). Health Professionals’ Perceptions and Reactions to ICT-Related Patient Safety Incidents. Teoksessa Värri A, Delgado J ym. (toim.) Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2020:275. DOI 10.3233/SHTI200703

Kyytsönen M, Aalto A-M, Virtanen L, Kainiemi E, Vehko T (2024) Patients’ perceived access to
healthcare: comparison of in person, phone call, and telehealth appointments. Data Brief
22/2024. Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki.

Kyytsönen M, Vehko T, Jylhä V, Kinnunen UM. (2024) Privacy concerns among the users of a national patient portal: A cross-sectional population survey study. Int J Med Inform. 2024 Mar;183:105336. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2023.105336. 

Kyytsönen M, Ikonen J, Aalto A-M, Vehko T. (2022). The self-assessed information security skills of the Finnish population: a regression analysis, Computers & Security.  

Kyytsönen M, Vehko T, Anttila H, Ikonen J. (2023) Factors associated with use of wearable technology to support activity, well-being, or a healthy lifestyle in the adult population and among older adults. PLOS Digit Health. 2023 May 10;2(5):e0000245. doi: 10.1371/journal.pdig.0000245.

Rantanen T, Gluschkoff K, Silvennoinen P, Heponiemi T (2021). The Association Between Mental Health Problems And Attitudes Towards Online Health and Social Care Services: Evidence From a Finnish Population-Based Study. Preprint.

Saranto K, Koponen S, Vehko T, Kivekäs E. Nurse managers’ opinions of information system support for performance management: a correlational survey
Methods of Information in Medicine 2022. doi: 10.1055/a-1978-972

Vehko, T, Hyppönen, H, Puttonen, S, Kujala, S, Ketola, E, Tuukkanen, J, . . . Heponiemi, T. (2019). Experienced time pressure and stress: Electronic health records usability and information technology competence play a role. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 19(160).

Vainionmäki, S, Aalto, A, Lääveri, T, Sinervo, T, Elovainio, M, Mäntyselkä, P, Hyppönen, H. (2017). Better usability and technical stability could lead to better work-related well-being among physicians. Applied Clinical Informatics, 8(4), 1057–1067.