About Journal

This journal has been published in both seasons from 2000 to October 2011 under the title of Razi Nursing Faculty Journal of Kerman. The journal publishes scientific articles and communicates with the scientific community of nursing and midwifery. It is currently published in Quarterly. Due to planning, the specialty of qualitative research has been considered for the continuation of this journal.
According to the principle agreement, from the second half of 2011, this publication the title and the new approach will be published.

According to the agreement of the Ministry of Guidance and the meeting of the Iranian Medical Science Commission The language of Qualitative Research in Health Sciences was changed from Persian to English on 10/60/692. Therefore, from now on all articles will be accepted and published in English.


It is important to publish research topics that have been developed with a qualitative approach and with phenomenological methods, content analysis, grounded theory, ethnography, historical research, action research, mixed-method, and other qualitative methods. All researchers in the fields are invited to submit their valuable articles for publishing via this journal.

Conflicts of interest: The Journal of qualitative research in health science doesn't have any conflicts of interest in publishing articles.

Note: Members of the journal's editorial board do not have direct access to the journal articles.

 Publication Frequency

Journal of Qualitative Research in Health Science is an international innovating peer-reviewed quarterly publication for Nurses, Midwives, related fields educators, and researchers.

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.
This journal is free of charge for publication and allows readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and allow readers to use them for any other lawful purpose.

online ISSN:2645-6109

Identity document

Name: Journal of Qualitative Research in Health Sciences
Concessioner: Kerman University of Medical Sciences
Managing Director: Dr Reza Malekpour afshar
Chief Editor: Dr Esmat Nouhi
Administration and scientific Manager: Dr Zohreh Khoshnood
Technician: Farahnaz Amiri
Publish Period: Quarterly
Scientific Editor: Editorial Board
Literary editing and page layout: University Journals Coordination and Technical Support Center
English Editing: University Journals Coordination and Technical Support Center

The process of submission, reviewing, accepting, and publishing articles in the journal are free.

The Journal follows the Open Access policy.
Abstracts and full texts (PDF format) of all articles published by the journal are freely accessible to everyone immediately upon publication.