Would you like to write for Primary Health Care?

Primary Health Care allows readers to stay at the forefront of community, primary care and public health nursing, no matter what their role.

It publishes original research, updates in policy or in practice guidelines, descriptions of clinical practice, literature reviews, case studies, opinion articles and news.

It also publishes continuing professional development articles to inform, support and educate nurses working in this field of practice, and to help contributors and their readers prepare for revalidation.

If you have an idea for an article or how to develop the journal, the editorial team wants to hear from you. How about any of the following topics, for example:

  • Disease management
  • Leadership
  • Advanced practice
  • Clinical skills
  • Innovation and development
  • Workforce

Submit your article

When you are ready to submit your article, you should do so online through our online submission system, Editorial Manager.

Submit your article

Using the prompts, you must first register as an author by entering the required information and following the on-screen instructions.

After you have completed these steps, you will be sent an email with instructions on how to activate your registration and complete the process.

Once you have done so, you’ll be able to go through the submission process step by step but, if you have any problems, please don’t hesitate to contact: administration manager Helen Hyland at or administration assistant Sandra Lynch at