International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI)

Submit a Paper to the International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI)

Published Quarterly. Est. 2006.

The International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI) disseminates current technological innovations and applications in the emerging field of information systems and informatics applications in the healthcare industry while directing frameworks to advancing healthcare and clinical practices and research. This journal provides practitioners, educators, and researchers with an international collection of case studies, surveys, and empirical research using qualitative approaches as well as state-of-the-art reviews, papers, and books.

ISSN: 1555-3396|EISSN: 1555-340X|DOI: 10.4018/IJHISI
The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI) would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, the coverage, and the guidelines for submission to IJHISI.

Mission

The mission of the International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI) is to be a prime source for both academic researchers and practitioners to advance the knowledge and practice in the interdisciplinary areas of healthcare information technology and management research. IJHISI addresses the innovative concepts and critical issues in the emerging field of health information systems and informatics.


Coverage

This journal spans a wide scope of applications and issues surrounding the organization, classification, evaluation, and adoption of advanced information and communication technology in topics that include (but are not limited to) the following:
  • Clinical decision support design, development, and implementation
  • E-health
  • Healthcare
  • Impact of HISI on public and social policy
  • IT applications and measurements in health organizations and practices
  • IT security and privacy issues
  • Management of emerging healthcare technologies
  • Medical informatics
  • M-health
  • Role of informatics specialists
  • Telemedicine
  • Virtual health technologies

    Submission

    Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.


    All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

    All inquiries regarding IJHISI should be directed to the attention of:

    Joseph Tan, PhD
    Editor-in-Chief
    International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics
    Wayne C. Fox Chair of eBusiness Innovation
    Professor of eBusiness & eHealth Informatics
    McMaster University
    DeGroote School of Business Room A206
    1280 Main St. West
    Hamilton, ON L8S 4M4
    Canada
    Email: tanjosep@mcmaster.ca

    All manuscript submissions to IJHISI should be sent through the online submission system:

    http://www.igi-global.com/authorseditors/titlesubmission/newproject.aspx