Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The aim of JKP is to promote excellence in nursing sciences and practice through the dissemination of the latest, evidence-based, peer-reviewed clinical information and original research. This journal covers a wide range and consider articles of nursing on all aspects on nursing area such as:

  • Fundamental of Nursing: professional care provided to meet the basic needs of sick and healthy individuals
  • Pediatric Nursing: nursing care needs of sick and healthy infants, children, and adolescents, addressing their biopsychosocial needs
  • Maternity Nursing: nursing care on all maternal periods, women’s reproductive health and women’s violence
  • Psychiatric Nursing: professional nursing care for people to meet the mental health needs of sick and healthy individuals
  • Family and Community Health Nursing: professional nursing care for prevention and promotion to improve quality of life and well-being in the community.
  • Critical and Intensive Care Nursing: professional nursing care of critically ill patients
  • Medical Surgical Nursing: professional nursing care for adult patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Articles which are submitted to Jurnal Keperawatan Padjadjaran will be screened and sent to the peer reviewer through a double-blind review process. After the article is reviewed, it will be returned to the author. The sending process from reviewer to author and vice versa is performed through an online system, until the article is declared ready to be published. The following is an overview of the peer-review process:


Open Access Policy

This journal 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.



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