Health & Social Care in the Community

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Edited By: Karen Luker

Impact Factor: 1.369

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 6/40 (Social Work)

Online ISSN: 1365-2524

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Call for Review Papers

Health and Social Care in the Community is seeking literature reviews (systematic or narrative) of topics of importance to the delivery of health and social care in the community. HSCC aims to create a new section within the journal dedicated to high quality reviews and 'state of the art papers'. Examples would include:

Care of older people, working with the third sector, perspectives of health for marginal and/or disadvantaged groups, innovations in the provision of mental health care, effectiveness of interventions, innovations in the provision of social care.

HSCC is also open to suggestions for reviews from author(s). All reviews will be subjected to the peer review process.

Call for Reviewers

If you have experience of writing journal papers, why not become a reviewer?
HSCC are recruiting reviewers in all journal topic areas. We especially welcome new statistical reviewers. If you are interested in becoming a reviewer please email to request a form.

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Supportive and Palliative Care - March 2014
A themed virtual issue on Supportive and Palliative Care - 'How can communities be better supported to provide palliative care?'

Chronic Disease Virtual Issue - January 2014
A themed virtual issue on Chronic Disease - ‘Meeting the Challenge of Chronic Disease’

Mental Health Virtual Issue– April 2013
A themed Issue on Mental Health - ‘Mental health care needs an integrated approach’

Carers Virtual Issue - August 2012
A themed virtual issue on Carers - ‘In search of good ways of care-giving’

Ageing Virtual Issue - October 2012
A themed virtual issue on Ageing - 'Healthy Aging in Place: Consolidating Research Directions'