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.
Impact Factor: 2.8 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.0 (2022)
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Topic in BioMedInformatics, Cancers, Current Oncology, Diagnostics, Healthcare
Real-Time Monitoring for Improving Cancer Diagnosis and Prognosis Topic Editors: Maria Li Lung, Josephine Ko
Deadline: 19 October 2023
Topic in Applied Sciences, Diagnostics, Healthcare, IJERPH, Symmetry
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare - 2nd Volume Topic Editors: Keun Ho Ryu, Nipon Theera-Umpon
Deadline: 31 October 2023
Topic in Biomedicines, Diseases, Endocrines, Healthcare, JCM
Diagnosis and Treatment of Pituitary-Related Disorders Topic Editors: Elzbieta Skowronska-Jozwiak, Krzysztof C. Lewandowski
Deadline: 20 November 2023
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
Special Issue in Healthcare
Spectrum of Perioperative Kidney Dysfunction Guest Editor: Ahmed Zaky
Deadline: 12 October 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
Mental Health Promotion and Illness Prevention in Vulnerable Populations Guest Editors: Ana Querido, Carlos Laranjeira
Deadline: 31 October 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
Redefining the Unmet Needs in Healthcare and the Regulatory Challenge Guest Editors: Gabriella Pravettoni, Servaas A. Morré, Denis Horgan, Vijay Tripathi
Deadline: 15 November 2023
Special Issue in Healthcare
Preventive Oral Health Strategies and Oral Health Status Guest Editors: Paolo De Angelis, Paolo Francesco Manicone
Deadline: 1 December 2023
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Mindfulness in Healthcare Collection Editors: Ian Walsh, Helen Noble
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Healthcare Strategy and Community Care Collection Editors: Munjae Lee, Kyu-sung Lee
Topical Collection in Healthcare
Clinical Simulation in Health Sciences Collection Editors: José Luis Díaz Agea, César Leal-Costa
Topical Collection in Healthcare
E-learning and Digital Training in Healthcare Education: Current Trends and New Challenges Collection Editors: José João Mendes, João Botelho, Vanessa Machado, Luís Proença
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