Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Kesehatan is open access, peer-reviewed journal and authoritative sources of health information. The journal has a special focus on Public health, nursing, midwifery, and relevant topics of health issues. The scopes of Jurnal Kesehatan are :

Public health: Epidemiology, Health promotion, health policies and systems, environmental, health information,

Nursing: Neurologist, pediatrics, community and home care, gerontology, maternity, medical and surgical nursing, psychiatric mental health

Midwifery: midwifery in complementary based, midwifery in community with gender-based.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Jurnal Kesehatan uses an online submission and review system. The submission and peer review of every article must be managed using this system and based on following Peer Review Policy.

  • Jurnal Kesehatan Editorial Board is responsible for the selection of papers and the selection of reviewers.
  • Articles must typically be reviewed by at least two independent reviewers.
  • Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers (double-blind review)
  • Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.
  • The final decision of manuscript acceptance shall be made by the Editorial Board according to reviewers critical comments.
  • Jurnal Kesehatan Editorial Board shall protect the confidentiality of all material submitted to the journal and all communications with reviewers. 


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.