JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies

ISSN 2490-029X

Editor-in-Chief: Tytti Solankallio-Vahteri, PhD

The JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies (JAMK-JHSS) is an international online journal hosted by JAMK University of Applied Sciences and provides a forum for original research and scholarship in the field of health care and social studies about health care delivery, care management, organization, labor force, policy, decision making along with research methods relevant to nurses, social workers and other related professionals. The journal aims to promote excellence in health care and social services by publishing original researches, systematic and other scholarly reviews, evidence-based information, critical discussions and commentary together with research plans of the highest standard.

The JAMK-JHSS exceptionally welcomes high-quality systematic reviews that direct to analyze and improve the quality of health care and social services provided by health care providers, such as nurses and social workers, with employing the most appropriate analytic techniques, measures, designs and research methods used for the research question of interest.

The JAMK-JHSS publishes original articles in a double-blinded peer-reviewed process of interest to the international health care and social services communities and it offers authors the benefits of:

  • A highly respected journal in health care and social services field
  • Finding the major database indexes by the first year of publication: PubMed, Medline, CINAHL and the BNI (British Nursing Index).
  • Finding a truly global readership as well as significant intervention in its field
  • Efficient editorial processes with the average time from submission to first decision of 2 weeks
  • Professional peer reviewing process by a wide range of international researchers from different research disciplines
  • Open access publication and free of charge
  • Language of publication is English or Finnish
  • Online publication as soon as 3 weeks after the submission of final approved version.

The journal supports the Equator Network (http://www.equator-network.org/) which is an international resourcefulness seeking to enhance the reliability and the value of health-related studies by providing logical and accurate reporting of research literatures. The JAMK-JHSS requests authors to apply appropriate reporting guidelines, while submitting their research articles, to follow excellence in scientific reporting.

Pokela, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) KP LAPE –muutosohjelma, Keski-Pohjanmaan sosiaali- ja terveyspalvelukuntayhtymä Soite

The programme to address child and family services in Central Ostrobothnia (KP LAPE), Central Ostrobothnia Social and Health Services (Soite) Author(s): Pokela, Suvi; Tuomi, Sirpa Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Jääskeläinen, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) KP LAPE –muutosohjelma, Keski-Pohjanmaan sosiaali- ja terveyspalvelukuntayhtymä Soite, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e186….

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Pokela, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) KP LAPE –muutosohjelma, Keski-Pohjanmaan sosiaali- ja terveyspalvelukuntayhtymä Soite

The programme to address child and family services in Central Ostrobothnia (KP LAPE), Central Ostrobothnia Social and Health Services (Soite) Author(s): Pokela, Suvi; Tuomi, Sirpa Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Jääskeläinen, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) KP LAPE –muutosohjelma, Keski-Pohjanmaan sosiaali- ja terveyspalvelukuntayhtymä Soite, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e186….

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Jääskeläinen, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) Kansallisen rokotusohjelman toteuttamiseen vaikuttavat tekijät

Factors influencing the implementation of the national vaccination program Author(s): Jääskeläinen, Susanna; Tuomi, Sirpa Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Jääskeläinen, S., Tuomi, S. (2018) Kansallisen rokotusohjelman toteuttamiseen vaikuttavat tekijät, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e185. Abstract Vaccinations have been proven to be a very cost-effective way to increase public…

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Vainiomäki, V., Heikkilä, M. (2018) Yhteisöllisyys kantaa seniorityössä

Community carries elderly work Author(s): Vainiomäki, Vesa; Heikkilä, Maarit Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Vainiomäki, V., Heikkilä, M. (2018) Yhteisöllisyys kantaa seniorityössä, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e184. Opettajan näkökulma: Yhteisöllisyys seniorityössä, mitä se parhaimmillaan tarkoittaa? Tämän julkaisun tavoitteena on kertoa kolme eri näkökulmaa ikääntyneiden yhteisöllisyyteen. Opettajan näkökulma, opiskelijan…

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Tuomi, S., Ikola-Mäki, J. (2018) Lapsen oikeuksien toteutuminen terveyttä edistävässä sairaalassa

The respect of children´s rights in a health promoting hospital Author(s): Tuomi, Sirpa; Ikola-Mäki, Jenni Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Tuomi, S., Ikola-Mäki, J. (2018) Lapsen oikeuksien toteutuminen terveyttä edistävässä sairaalassa, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e183. Abstract Children´s rights in hospital are based on the United Nation´s convention…

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Ekmark, R., Puttonen, A. (2018) Kokemusasiantuntijoiden näkemyksiä ja kehittämisehdotuksia mielenterveyspalveluista Keski-Suomessa

Proposals from experts by experience for the development of mental health services in Central Finland Author(s): Ekmark, Rej; Puttonen, Anne Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Ekmark, R., Puttonen, A. (2018) Kokemusasiantuntijoiden näkemyksiä ja kehittämisehdotuksia mielenterveyspalveluista Keski-Suomessa, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e182. Abstract National policies in health care concentrate on…

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Vuorenmäki, M. (2018). Savuton odotus ja vanhemmuus -hoitoketju Etelä-Pohjanmaan sairaanhoitopiirin alueella

Smokeless Expectancy and Parental Care Chain in the South Ostrobothnia hospital district Author(s): Vuorenmäki, Mari Published by: JAMK-JHSS (2018) Language of article: Finnish Citation: Vuorenmäki, M. (2018) Savuton odotus ja vanhemmuus -hoitoketju Etelä-Pohjanmaan sairaanhoitopiirin alueella, JAMK Journal of Health and Social Studies, e181. Abstract About 15% of pregnant women in Finland smoke at some stage of pregnancy….

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Blog

  The JAMK-JHSS prepare the possibility of writing blog post in the journal web-page. Editorial members, reviewers and authors are able to share their comments as a blog post in our website. If you wish to make a blog post, please send a proposal of your blog to arshia.amiri@jamk.fi Thanks, JAMK-JHSS editorial office

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Invitation for Publishing with JAMK-JHSS

Hello, The editorial board of JAMK-JHSS would like to ask you all to submit your papers for publishing in the first volume of the journal by the deadline of 20.11.2018. As the first volume would be published online by 12.12.2018, we are in such a hurry to prepare manuscripts. Thank you, JAMK-JHSS Editorial Office

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