ISSN Print: 1949-4998    ISSN Online: 1949-5005

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Healthcare Risk Management

    Risk management includes any activity, process, or policy to reduce liability exposure. From both a patient safety and a financial perspective, it is vital that health centers conduct risk management activities aimed at preventing harm to patients and reducing medical malpractice claims.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Healthcare Risk Management. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Primary care and risk factors
    • Risk assessment
    • Harm prevention and patients safety
    • Failure and error reduction
    • Evidence-based approaches
    • High-risk diseases and treatment
    • Behavior, safety and improvement

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Healthcare Risk Management should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    December 12th, 2019

    Publication Date

    February 2020

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    Health Editorial Office