Health & Social Care in the Community
© John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Edited By: Karen Luker
Impact Factor: 1.369
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 6/40 (Social Work)
Online ISSN: 1365-2524
Recently Published Issues
Online Open Articles
OnlineOpen is Wiley's hybrid open access option available on over 1300 journals. Check out some of HSC's OnlineOpen articles below!
Tobacco and alcohol use in the context of adolescent pregnancy and postpartum: a scoping review of the literature
Joan Bottorff, Nancy Poole, Mary Kelly, Lorraine Greaves, Lenora Marcellus, Mary Jung
Guest editorial: Caring in the 21st century: research evidence and knowledge generation
Mary Larkin, Alisoun Milne
Reaching out or missing out: approaches to outreach with family carers in social care organisations
Jo Moriarty, Jill Manthorpe, Michelle Cornes
Care-giving as a Canadian-Vietnamese tradition: ‘It's like eating, you just do it’
Rhonda Donovan, Allison Williams
Barriers to access and minority ethnic carers' satisfaction with social care services in the community: a systematic review of qualitative and quantitative literature
Nan Greenwood, Ruth Habibi, Raymond Smith, Jill Manthorpe
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.
Top Cited Articles in 2014
The following papers have been made free-to-access until the end of October 2015.
‘You say treatment, I say hard work’: treatment burden among people with chronic illness and their carers in Australia
Adem Sav, Elizabeth Kendall, Sara S. McMillan, Fiona Kelly, Jennifer A. Whitty, Michelle A. King and Amanda J. Wheeler
Supporting hospice volunteers and caregivers through community-based participatory research
Ann MacLeod, Mark W. Skinner and Eleanor Low
‘Where do I go from here’? A cultural perspective on challenges to the use of hospice services
Rosemary Frey, Merryn Gott, Deborah Raphael, Stella Black, Linda Teleo-Hope, Hyeonjoo Lee and Zonghua Wang
Connecting, learning, leaving: supporting young parents in the community
Annie Mills, Virginia Schmied, Christine Taylor, Hannah Dahlen, Wies Schuiringa and Margaret E. Hudson
General Practitioners’ perceptions of their role in cancer care and factors which influence this role
Geoffrey K. Mitchell, Letitia H. Burridge, Shoni P. Colquist and Alison Love
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 HSCCoffice@wiley.com to request a form.
Child and Youth Health - July 2015
Dementia - June 2015
Supportive and Palliative Care - March 2014