Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The JGHCS will carry articles on the design of health care services in the following 18 thematic areas of health services administration.

1. health systems design

2. managing complex health care systems

3. health care workforce

4. health marketing

5. health finance

6. health policy

7. health regulation

8. executive information systems

9. globalization of health care

10. population health

11. evaluation of health care programs

12. public health

13. health safety

14. health care quality

15. accountable care organizations

16. health maintenance organizations

17. integrated delivery systems

18. health economics

Authors will be careful to communicate the significance of their work to the salient and fringe stakeholders of the problem studied. All written work will demonstrate the significance of the results to the real world. The authors will demonstrate the direct application of their work giving specific examples. Authors will explain how others can implement the work in the local settings, citing examples of limitations of such implementation.

 

Section Policies

Original Research

Original research work published in this section

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Reviews

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

OpEd

Articles published in this section address current trends in design of health services delivery

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Commentary and Rejoinders

Commentary and Rejoinders this section

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Research Notes and Reports

New research reports from other sources

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Book reviews here

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Thesis Abstracts

This section contains abstracts of competed thesis and dissertations

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Regular Forum

Regular Forum here

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Short Communications

This section contains short communications. All short communications are peer reviewed.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Video Archives

All videos archived here.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

The Journal subjects all submitted works to peer review process. A minumum of four reviewers participate in the review process. Reviewers use the following nine review criteria: (a) depth of scholarship, (b) originality, (c) theoretical and conceptual framework, (d) use of literature, (e) substantive value, (f) clarity and logic of presentation, (g) grammar, (h) APA style, (i) and readability. 

Read more about these criteria here: http://jghcs.info/index.php/j/article/view/2

 

 

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 


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[JGHCS] ISSN 2159-6743 (Online)

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