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Hispanic Health Care International

Hispanic Health Care International

Published in Association with National Association for Hispanic Nurses
The Official Journal of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses

Judith Aponte Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, Hunter College, New York, NY, USA

eISSN: 19388993 | ISSN: 15404153 | Current volume: 16 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Quarterly

The Hispanic Health Care International has been at the forefront in discussing health-related issues affecting Hispanics. This peer-reviewed multilingual journal publishes stand-alone English articles and Spanish language ones in a given issue. The journal focuses on current and cutting-edge topics associated with clinical practice, education, research, and policy.

Some of the topics this journal offers information on include:

  • Chronic and acute health issues affecting the Hispanic population
  • Health literacy
  • Hispanic subgroups (e.g., Mexican, Dominican)
  • Medication and remedies (e.g., herbs)
  • Mental health
  • Technology
  • Culturally diversity in the workplace
  • Global and international perspectives on nursing practice, education, health care systems, and Hispanic health

The Hispanic Health Care International includes articles on:

  • Research: includes qualitative, quantitative and mixed methodologies, literature reviews, and measurement studies utilizing validity and reliability concepts.
  • Clinical Practice: demonstrates clinical excellence and provide insight on current practice and policy that discuss implications to practice.
  • International: includes collaborative international studies conducted on Hispanic populations (e.g., between the United States and Mexico.

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

Hispanic Health Care International (HHCI) is the official journal of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. This peer-reviewed journal serves as an interdisciplinary forum for the dissemination of information for clinical practice, education, research, and policy on issues concerning Hispanic/Latino populations in the United States.

Judith Aponte, PhD, RN, CDE, CCM, APHN-BC Hunter College, Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, City University of New York, USA
Associate Editor
Rosina Cianelli, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, School of Nursing and Health Studies, University of Miami, USA
Editorial Board
Diane Berry, PhD, ANP-BC, FAANP, FAAN The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Mary Lou Bond, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN Professor Emerita, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Susan Caplan, PhD, APRN-BC Rutgers School of Nursing, USA
David Keepnews, PhD, JD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN School of Nursing at Long Island University Brooklyn, USA
Carmen J. Portillo, RN, PhD, FAAN School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, USA
Mirian Zavala, DNS, RN College of Mount Saint Vincent, USA
Founding Editors
  • National Library of Medicine PubMed
  • Ovid
  • ProQuest
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