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Health Services Insights

Juliet Nabyonga-Orem WHO Africa Regional Office, Zimbabwe

eISSN: 11786329 | ISSN: 11786329 | Current volume: 16 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly

Journal Highlights

  • Indexed using PubMed Central (PMC), ESCI, Scopus, and the DOAJ
  • Published since 2008
  • Publication is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC)

Health Services Insights is an open access, peer reviewed international journal that focuses on improvement of healthcare services through the analyses of costs, quality, and access in health care. Please see the Aims and Scope tab for further information.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

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Health Services Insights (HIS) aims to improve health services through the analyses of costs, quality, and access in health care. This includes work that analyzes more than one of these elements. Other topics of interest include implementation issues, system integration issues, organizational factors that affect provider performance, cost-effectiveness studies, and evaluations of changes in health policy. Researchers should query the journal about articles concerning any other topics that they think fitting for HIS.

This journal welcomes new manuscripts for peer review on the following topics:


  • Demographic issues
  • Access to health services
  • Quality of health services
  • Implementation science
  • Health care systems
  • Health financing
  • Health services management 
  • Health policy analysis
  • Health service delivery


Manuscript Submission

Juliet Nabyonga-Orem WHO Africa Regional Office, Zimbabwe
Section Editors
Selim Ahmed World University of Bangladesh, Bangladesh
Olatunde Aremu Birmingham City University, UK
James Asamani WHO Africa Regional Office, Republic of Congo
Christmal Christmals North West University, South Africa
Charles Hongoro Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
Hillary Kipruto World Health Organization, Switzerland
Paulo Moreira Shandong Qianfoshan Provincial Hospital, Shandong Medical University, China
Sam Okuonzi African Center for Global Health and Social Transformation, Uganda
Olushayo Olu WHO Country office, South Sudan
Olumuyiwa (Muyiwa) Omonaiye Deakin University, Australia
Luis Ribeiro University of Algarve, Portugal
Ritika Tiwari York St John University, UK
Editorial Board
Paris Binos Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Nava Blum Max Stern Academic College of Emek Yezreel, Israel
Jamie Nathan Brown Durham VA Medical Center, USA
Manish Chaturvedi National Institute of Health & Family Welfare, India
Sridhar Chilimuri Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, USA
Giorgio L. Colombo University of Pavia, Italy
Vinaya Gaduputi SBH Health System, New York, USA
John Hirdes University of Waterloo, Canada
Xiaojing Hu Peking University First Hospital, China
Dorothy Lall Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
Robert Ohsfeldt Texas A&M Health Science Center, USA
Luke Turcotte University of Waterloo, Canada
Charles Wiysonge Cochrane, South Africa
Editorial Review Board
Rossella Di Bidino, PhD The Graduate School of Health Economics and Management (ALTEMS) & Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli IRCC
John Robert Carabeo Medina, MD, MHS University of the Philippines Manila - National Institutes of Health, Manila, Philippines
Rosnah Sutan, MD, MPH, PhD Department of Public Health Medicine, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia
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