Journal History

2013 The inaugural issue is released, and Healthcare published as a quarterly journal.
2016 Changed to publish in article number order instead of in page range order;
The journal Twitter account was established;
Indexed by PubMed (NLM).
2017 Indexed by Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI, Web of Science).
2018 Announced the first Outstanding Reviewer Award.
The first International Electronic Conference on Healthcare (IECH), sponsored by Healthcare, was held on Sciforum.
2019 Covered by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) - Web of Science, from Vol. 5.
Launched a new position—Topic Editor
2020 Journal received its first Impact Factor (1.916)
Indexed by Scopus
Journal published its 1000th paper.
Healthcare established the following sections:
-Chronic Care
-Community Care
-COVID-19 Pandemic
-Forensic Medicine
-Health Assessments
-Health Policy
-Medication Management
-Pain Management
-Perinatal and Neonatal Medicine
-Prehospital Care
-School Health
2021 Healthcare established the following sections:
-Critical Care
-Medics

Editors-in-Chief

2013-July 2015 Founding Editor-in-Chief Dr. Manu Malbrain
July 2015-December 2020 Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Sampath Parthasarathy
October 2020- Associate Editor Prof. Christopher R. Cogle
2020 Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Tin-Chih Toly Chen for section “Artificial Intelligence in Medicine”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Sampath Parthasarathy for section “COVID-19 Pandemic”
Section Editor-in-Chief Dr. Nandu Goswami for section “Environmental Factors and Global Health”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Mariano Cingolani for section “Forensic Medicine”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Jose M. Moran for section “Nursing”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Roberto Verna for section “Nutrition and Public Health”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Abdel-Latif Mohamed for section “Perinatal and Neonatal Medicine
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. H. Michael Marsh for section “'Perioperative Care”
Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Søren Mikkelsen for section “Prehospital Care”
Section Editor-in-Chief Dr. Krzysztof Laudanski for section “TeleHealth and Digital Healthcare”
Section Editor-in-Chief Dr. José Carmelo Adsuar for section “Women Health”
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