About Journal of Clinical Pathways

  • Peer-reviewed journal
  • Available in print, online, and mobile
  • Continuous publication
  • Ten issues per year

Editorial Scope and Mission

The mission of Journal of Clinical Pathways® is to provide a platform for original research, insights, and perspectives on clinical pathways and other value-based approaches in health care. The convergence of innovations in big data and incentives for practicing value-based medicine has brought clinical pathways to the forefront as a means to drive precision and optimization of care for patientsThe journal provides a forum for discussions of advancements in real-world data and the development of defined treatment pathways in order to address rising costs, mitigate patient risk, reduce variability, and achieve better, more predictable outcomes.

Journal of Clinical Pathways features peer-reviewed educational and informational articles on issues related to the development, implementation, and evaluation of clinical pathways. Relevant topics include comparative-effectiveness research; big data analytics; methods in clinical pathway development; optimization of clinical pathway implementation and adherence; health economics and outcomes research; patient-centered outcomes; and alternative payment and value-based care models. Although oncology is a particular area of focus, Journal of Clinical Pathways accepts articles pertaining to all disease treatment settings.

About the Editor

The founding Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Clinical Pathways, Winston Wong, PharmD, is president of W-Squared Group, a consultancy that supports small healthcare innovators in developing their value statements before launching their technology in the government or commercial marketplace. Dr. Wong was previously the Associate Vice President of Pharmacy Management with CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, where he received numerous accolades for the implementation of his pharmacist-driven Medication Therapy Management (MTM) program that expanded to include the entire prescription benefit commercial population in late 2011. Dr. Wong was awarded the APhA-APPM Pharmacy Practice Merit Award and the Honorary President’s Award in 2009 to recognize his efforts to promote medication therapy management in the commercial sector.

Call for Papers

We welcome all submissions. Please access the Journal of Clinical Pathways Submission site. Interested submitters are encouraged to read the Author Guidelines.

Print Subscription Information

Founded in 2015, Journal of Clinical Pathways (ISSN 2380-9604) is published 10 times per year by HMP Communications, 70 E. Swedesford Road, Suite 100, Malvern, PA 19355.

Journal of Clinical Pathways is sent without charge to qualified clinical pathways professionals in the U.S. All other subscription rates are as follows: United States: $750.00 annual, $95.00 single issue. Request a subscription here, or telephone 1-800-237-7285, ext.4246, or email subscriptions@hmpcommunications.com.

Digital Publishing

All articles published in Journal of Clinical Pathways are available open access at jcponline.com. Digital articles may also be accessed through the journal's mobile app for Apple and Android devices.

About the Publisher

HMP is the force behind Healthcare Made Practical—and is a multichannel leader in healthcare events and education, with a mission to improve patient care. The company produces accredited medical education events and clinically relevant, evidence-based content for the global healthcare community across a range of therapeutic areas. For more information, visit hmpglobal.com.

Editorial Correspondence

should be addressed to Kara A Rosania, Journal of Clinical Pathways, HMP Communications, 70 E. Swedesford Road, Suite 100, Malvern, PA 19355.

Advertising Queries

should be addressed to Sai Niyogi, Associate National Accounts Manager, Journal of Clinical Pathways, HMP Communications, 70 E. Swedesford Road, Suite 100, Malvern, PA 19355.

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For information on Obtaining Copies, Reprints, and Permission

to use any Journal of Clinical Pathways articles or the information contained therein, contact the Editors at: editors@jcponline.com.

Have further questions?

Contact the Journal of Clinical Pathways Editors at editors@jcponline.com.