Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The scope of this journal includes studies that intend to examine and understand nursing health care interventions and health policies which utilize advanced nursing research. The journal also committed to improve the high quality research by publishing analytic techniques, measures, and research methods not exception to systematic review papers. Policy concerns of this journal are as follows:

Fundamentals of Nursing, Management in Nursing, Medical-surgical Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, Emergency and Trauma Nursing, Oncology Nursing, Community Health Nursing, Occupational Health Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Holistic Nursing, Geriatric Nursing, Family Nursing, Maternity Nursing, Women's Health Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Education in Nursing, Nursing Policies, Legal Nursing, Advanced Practice Nursing, and Nursing Informatics


Section Policies

Original Article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Systematic Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Jurnal Ners eager to provide rapid publication process through initial assessment conducted by an editorial committee consisting of members of editorial team. The main purpose is to decide whether to send the paper for peer review or to reject it.

The decision to publish a paper is based on an editorial assessment and peer review. Initially all papers are assessed by an editorial committee consisting of members of the editorial team. The prime purpose is to decide whether to send a paper for peer review and to give a rapid decision on those that are not. The rejection is based on the novelty or the relevancy with the scope of this journal.

Sometime a paper will be returned to the author with request for revisions with the purpose to help editors in deciding whether or not send it out for review. Authors may expect a decision from this stage of the review process within 1-2 weeks of submission.

In the reviewing process, there are at least two reviewers for each manuscript for the related topic. Judgement from the reviewers will be the main priority on which the editors will make their decision, with the conditions minimum of two reviewers. The final decision to publish is made by editor in chief, editorial committee by considering the advice from reviewers. Three weeks will be needed for reviewer to complete one round of the reviewing process.

All of the reviewing process is done by way of a blind review and is managed by the editor in our editorial system. 


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Ners is published twice a year in April and October


Open Access Policy

This Journal retains copyright but provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Creative Commons License

This journal (p-ISSN:1858-3598; e-ISSN:2502-5791) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.



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Manuscript Submission and Publishing

Manuscript Submission

The manuscript should be written in Ms. Word format. The figure, illustration, and picture are included in the manuscript file. Submit manuscript directly to Jurnal Ners website. Jurnal Ners will automatically REJECT any manuscript submitted via email or hard copy.

Manuscript Publishing

The feasible manuscript is determined by the Editorial Board after obtaining recommendations from peer reviewers. Manuscript revision is author responsibility, and manuscripts that are not feasible will be returned to the author.


Plagiarism Check

Plagiarism check aims to maintain the quality of originality and novelty. Every article sent to the Jurnal Ners will be checked for plagiarism using Turnitin prior to publication with the maximum number of 20% originality report