Healthcare is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal on health care systems, industry, technology, policy, and regulation, and is published semimonthly online by MDPI. Ocular Wellness & Nutrition Society (OWNS) is affiliated with Healthcare and its members receive discounts on article processing charges.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within ScopusSCIE and SSCI (Web of Science), PubMed, PMC, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Health Policy & Services ) / CiteScore - Q2 (Leadership and Management)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 21.7 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.6 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
  • Companion journals for Healthcare include: Trauma Care and European Burn Journal.
Impact Factor: 2.8 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.0 (2022)
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Topic in Biomedicines, Cells, Diseases, Healthcare, JCM
Clinical, Translational and Basic Research on Brain and Spinal Injury and Disease Topic Editors: Brandon Lucke-Wold, William Dodd
Deadline: 31 December 2023
Topic in Healthcare, IJERPH, JCM, JPM, Applied Sciences, Technologies
Smart Healthcare: Technologies and Applications Topic Editors: Gang Kou, Shuai Ding, Li Luo, Tian Lu, Yogesan Kanagasingam
Deadline: 20 January 2024
Topic in Biology, Geriatrics, Healthcare, IJMS, JCM, Life, Nutrients
Preventing and Managing Sarcopenia in Older Adults through Physical Activity, Exercise and Nutrition Interventions and Approaches Topic Editors: Theocharis Ispoglou, Matthew Lees, James McKenna
Deadline: 31 January 2024
Topic in Adolescents, Children, Healthcare, IJERPH, JCM, Nutrients, Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences
Socio-Environmental Determinants of the Disparities in Health Behaviors among Minority Youth Topic Editors: Ryan D. Burns, You Fu
Deadline: 29 February 2024
Special Issue in Healthcare
Preventive Oral Health Strategies and Oral Health Status Guest Editors: Paolo Francesco Manicone, Paolo De Angelis
Deadline: 1 December 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
Clinical Health Psychology and Neuropsychology: Care and Treatment Pathways in Emotional Disorders Guest Editor: Vaitsa Giannouli
Deadline: 15 December 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
New Advances in Digital Health Interventions Guest Editors: Luís Velez Lapão, Marilia Silva Paulo, João Pedro Gregório
Deadline: 30 December 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
Auditory Processing Disorder: A Forgotten Hearing Impairment Guest Editor: Vasiliki Maria Iliadou
Deadline: 31 December 2023
Topical Collection in Healthcare
E-learning and Digital Training in Healthcare Education: Current Trends and New Challenges Collection Editors: Luís Proença, José João Mendes, João Botelho, Vanessa Machado
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Healthcare in Dentistry Collection Editor: Massimo Corsalini
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Current Nursing Practice and Education Collection Editor: Florin Oprescu
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Advances in Integrative Medicine: Complementary Approaches and Therapies in Global Healthcare Collection Editors: Jorge P. Machado, Maria Begoña Criado
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