RFHHA is planning to publish an international journal every quarterly. The journal will encompass articles of Hospital and Healthcare administration. Articles for the journal should be original work of the authors and can be from any field of Hospital Administration such as Hospital and Healthcare Management, Hospital Processes and services, Health Economics, Planning and Designing of health care facilities, Organisation Behaviour, Health statistics, Quality and Patient safety, Evolving concepts for hospitals ,Technology update, Legal and Ethical issues including laws applicable to hospitals, Court judgements pertaining to healthcare, Medical Architecture etc.
The journal will encompass various sections such as
b) Main Articles
i. Hospital engineering , operation and process
ii. Medical architecture
iii. Medical technology & informatics
iv. Quality & Patient Safety
v. Legal & ethical issues in hospitals
vi. Financial management in healthcare
c) Review articles
d) Expert speaks
e) Case studies
f) Letters to Editors
g) Book reviews
h) Upcoming events and interesting anecdotes
GUIDELINES FOR ARTICLES:
Paper submission: Two copies of the manuscript must be submitted. One of these must be a paper copy with the text printed on one side only. The other should be on single use CD which should carry a single file containing the draft text without any embedded illustrations or tables. The illustrations and tables should be placed at the end of the text. The text must be in Microsoft Word or the manuscript will be returned. Floppy discs and CD’s must be indelibly and clearly marked with author’s name and the title of the paper. All submissions should be formatted such that the text prints to normal A4 paper (A4 297 x 210 mm) with wide margins (5 cm for the header and 2.5 cm for the remainder) throughout.
All submitted material must be in a Microsoft Word compatible format or review will be not be possible and the article will be returned. Tables, pictures and photographs for review may be added to electronically submitted articles but, as with paper submission, must not be embedded within the text. To facilitate uploading, illustrations should be sent for review in a low-resolution (72 dpi) format inserted into a Microsoft Word document. If the article is subsequently accepted, photographs and prints will normally be required to be sent by surface mail prior to publication, although high resolution files (TIFF format: minimum resolution 300 dpi) may also be considered.
Hard copy along with softcopy in CD can be sent to RFHHA office:
Dr Shakti Kumar Gupta
Editor in chief
International Journal of Research Foundation of Hospital and healthcare administration
Room No. 6A
Department of Hospital Administration
All India Institute of medical sciences
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029
The editorial committee of the journal reserves the right to accept or reject the articles without assigning any reasons and the decision of the committee will be final and binding to all authors interested in publication.