Published biannually, the international journal Science of Nursing and Health Practices (SNAHP) is a bilingual, open-access journal, which publishes empirical research articles, knowledge synthesis, theoretical discussion and methodology articles, and knowledge application articles.

Articles published in this journal address the development, adaptation, implementation, testing and evaluation of practices in three fields:

  • Clinical practice –clinical outcomes (including indicators of care quality and service utilization) concerning the physical, mental and social health of target client groups.
  • Service management and organization –optimization of material and human resources dedicated to care; optimization of care and service processes; improvement of patient safety and health conditions.
  • Education, training and professional development –learning, teaching and evaluation strategies, models and practices aimed at improving education, training and professional development for health professionals; competency development and competency level achievement.

Manuscripts may be submitted in English or French. They are published in their original language along with an abstract in both languages.