American Journal of Health Sciences

ISSN 2156-7794 (print); ISSN 2157-9636 (online) · Published since 2010

Focus and Scope

The American Journal of Health Sciences (AJHS) publishes papers that significantly contribute to the understanding of the health sciences. Using a wide range of research methods including statistical analysis, analytical work, case studies, field research and historical analysis, articles examine significant research questions from a broad range of perspectives. The goal of AJHS is to publish papers devoted to the dissemination of health science practice, research, and education knowledge.

AJHS is a widely cited, completely open access journal that is an essential for health sciences education professionals and practitioners. Article topics may include but are not limited to all aspects of health services research, nursing education, management of health services, sports education, allocation of healthcare resources, evaluation of different health markets and health services organizations, international comparative analysis of health systems, health economics, and health policies and regulations.

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How To Cite This Journal

Please cite this journal as “American Journal of Health Sciences” in your references.

Submissions & Manuscript Guidelines

Articles submitted to the Clute Institute for possible journal publication are subjected to a double-blind, peer review process. For submission information and manuscript guidelines, please visit this page.

Section Policies

Articles Open Submissions Indexed Peer Reviewed

Editorial Team

Co-Editors-in-Chief
LaShannon Spencer, University of Phoenix, United States
Suzanne Crouch, Chamberlain College of Nursing, United States

Editorial Advisory Board
Barbara K. Fralinger, Rowan University, United States
Genevieve Pinto Zipp, Seton Hall University, United States

Reviewers
Chara Stewart Abrams, St. Jude Research Hospital, United States
Sindy Baca, University of Phoenix, United States
Suzanne Discenza, Park University, United States
Philip DuBois, St. Joseph’s College of Maine, United States
Barbara K. Fralinger, Rowan University, United States
Sheila Diane Green, Towson University, United States
Tracy LeGrand, THL Consulting, United States
Patricia Loubeau, Iona College, United States
Jean Reid Norman, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, United States
Deborah Peters, Montana State University – Billings, United States
Genevieve Pinto Zipp, Seton Hall University, United States
Michael Preston, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, United States
Knitasha Washington, Consumers Advancing Patient Safety, United States
Twila Weiszbrod, St. Joseph’s College of Maine, United States
Niya Werts, Towson University, United States
Ken Zula, University of Scranton, United States

Policies

Authors, Editors, and members of the Editorial Team are expected to abide by all Clute Institute policies, including our Code of Publication Ethics, our Plagiarism Policy, and our Open Access Policy. For more information about these policies, visit our “About” page, or click here.

Indexing

  • Cabell’s Directory (Health Administration and Nursing Directories)
  • EBSCO
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • Proquest
  • Ulrich’s Periodicals

Copernicus Journal Master List impact rating for 2012: 5.46

Acceptance Rate

The overall acceptance rate for the American Journal of Health Sciences is 21% to 30%.

Publication Frequency

AJHS is published twice a year. Months of distribution are: June and December.

Download Frequency

Note: The number of downloads found below are understated. Our journals were first uploaded open access in July of 2011 and we do not have download data prior to that date. Download frequencies are updated on a quarterly basis.

Downloads Per Journal (as of June 2014)
Articles published in this journal have been downloaded an average of 631 times. Click here for more details.

Downloads Per Article (as of June 2014)
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