The Journal of Rural Health

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Edited By: Tyrone Borders Ph.D., F.A.C.E.

Impact Factor: 1.279

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 52/75 (Health Policy & Services); 66/88 (Health Care Sciences & Services); 117/173 (Public Environmental & Occupational Health)

Online ISSN: 1748-0361

Overview


Each quarterly issue of the Journal of Rural Health combines all you need to know in one accessible place.  The journal is dedicated to bringing you the most up-to-date rural health research, policy discussion and education information. Its principal goal is to advance professional practice, research, theory development, and public policy related to rural health. Each issue features original research, policy assessment and educational topics to allow rural health professionals to continue to grow in their field.Join other rural health care providers, policy-makers, educators and researchers in receiving current information on rural health care.


Aims and Scope


The Journal of Rural Health, a quarterly journal published by the NRHA, offers a variety of original research relevant and important to rural health. Some examples include evaluations, case studies, and analyses related to health status and behavior, as well as to health work force, policy and access issues. Quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods studies are welcome. Highest priority is given to manuscripts that reflect scholarly quality, demonstrate methodological rigor, and emphasize practical implications. The journal also publishes articles with an international rural health perspective, commentaries, book reviews and letters.


Keywords


rural, health, national rural health association, NRHA, healthcare, urban health, public health, policy, outcomes research, medical education, SMSA, sociology, HRSA, peer reviewed, environmental health, occupational health, osteopathic medicine


Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Abstracts on Hygiene & Communicable Diseases (CABI)
  • AgeLine Database (EBSCO Publishing)
  • AGRICOLA Database (National Agricultural Library)
  • Agricultural Engineering Abstracts (CABI)
  • CAB Abstracts® (CABI)
  • CABDirect (CABI)
  • CSA Biological Sciences Database (ProQuest)
  • CSA Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management Database (ProQuest)
  • Current Contents: Clinical Medicine (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Current Contents: Social & Behavioral Sciences (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Dairy Science Abstracts (CABI)
  • Global Health (CABI)
  • HEED: Health Economic Evaluations Database (Wiley-Blackwell)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Leisure Tourism Database (CABI)
  • Leisure, Recreation & Tourism Abstracts (CABI)
  • MEDLINE/PubMed (NLM)
  • Nutrition Abstracts & Reviews Series A: Human & Experimental (CABI)
  • PAIS: Public Affairs Information Service (ProQuest)
  • Postharvest News & Information (CABI)
  • Poultry Abstracts (CABI)
  • PsycINFO/Psychological Abstracts (APA)
  • PubMed Dietary Supplement Subset (NLM)
  • Review of Agricultural Entomology (CABI)
  • Review of Medical & Veterinary Mycology (CABI)
  • Rural Development Abstracts (CABI)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Clarivate Analytics)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Soils & Fertilizers Abstracts (CABI)
  • The RECAL Legacy (National Centre for Prosthetics & Orthodontics)
  • Tropical Diseases Bulletin (CABI)
  • World Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology Abstracts (CABI)

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