Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Keperawatan Klinis dan Komunitas (Clinical and Community Nursing Journal) accepts novel research articles, case study, literature review, and psychometric testing articles in all field of clinial and community of nursing. This journal is published through peer-review process by nursing and health expert in academic and health care institution in Indonesia.

The scope includes:

  1. Surgical medical nursing
  2. Emergency nursing
  3. Basic nursing
  4. Education in nursing
  5. Management in nursing
  6. Maternity nursing
  7. Pediatric nursing
  8. Mental health nursing
  9. Community nursing


Section Policies

Review Article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Original Research Article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Case Study Article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Psychometric Testing Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Peer Review Process and Policy

  • Incoming manuscripts will be processed first by the assistant editor by omitting the author's name and affiliation. Manuscripts that have omitted the author's name and affiliation will be forwarded to the editor in chief to check the suitability of the focus and scope also sent the editor to choose the right reviewer according to his field.
  • The review process is carried out by double blind review. Reviewers will conduct a review process for a maximum of 2 weeks.
  • If the appointed reviewer is unable to review the manuscript within the allotted time or refuses to review the manuscript, the reviewer may notify the editor and appoint/ suggest name other potential reviewer based on scientific considerations.
  • Manuscripts that have been reviewed are sent back to the editorial board to be forwarded back to the authors (the identity of the reviewer has been removed). If the result of the reviewer's decision is a minor or major revision, the author will correct the writing and send it to the editor no later than 2 weeks.
  • Reviewer has no right to change the manuscript.
  • Editor has the right to change the manuscript if deemed necessary, for example shortening the content of the manuscript or eliminating unnecessary tables or figures.
  • The names of all reviewers who were originally anonymous during the manuscript review process on the last page of each edition will be registered and announced through an acknowledgment from the editorial board.

Reviewers' Tasks

  • Conduct a review related to the content of the manuscript, especially research topics and research methodologies
  • Gives clear advice to writers and editors
  • Provide recommendations on whether the manuscript is accepted without revision, minor or major revision, or rejects the manuscript with clear reasons
  • Complete the manuscript evaluation sheet (review form).


Open Access Policy

Jurnal Keperawatan Klinis dan Komunitas (Clinical and Community Nursing Journal) provides immediate open access to its content (https://jurnal.ugm.ac.id/jkkk/issue/archive) on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge in clinical and community nursing. 

Jurnal Keperawatan Klinis dan Komunitas (Clinical and Community Nursing Journal) is open access journal which means that all article/paper/content is freely available without charge to all users (authors, readers, and/or institutions). Users are allowed to read, download, copy, redistribute, print, search, or link to full-text articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or author as long as acknowledge the original author as stated in CC-BY-SA license from Creative Commons.



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Screening for Plagiarism

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License(s) and Copyright Notice

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Jurnal Keperawatan Klinis dan Komunitas (Clinical and Community Nursing Journal) (p-ISSN: 2614-445, e-ISSN: 2614-498) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under an Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License that allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the material in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use. If you remix, adapt, or build upon the material, you must license the modified material under identical terms.