Healthcare Management Forum
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Healthcare Management Forum

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 8404704
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc.
History: 1988-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Healthcare Management Forum is the official peerreviewed journal of the Canadian College of Health Leaders. It is published six times a year and is circulated to approximately 3000 health leaders who work in a variety of environments including but not limited to medical companies health authorities multilevel care facilities hospitals public and private health agencies health charities the Canadian military and all levels of the Canadian government. It is also available in universities and libraries throughout Canada the United States and overseas. The journal publishes articles on leading practices related to health leadership and management. This includes recent research new technology and professional practices from health leaders perspectives.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

Healthcare Management Forum
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Healthcare Management Forum
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.77 1.681 1.643
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.3 1.159 1.534
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.78 1.067 1.042
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.819 0.783 0.735
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.79 0.657 0.582
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.407 0.376 0.387
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.283 0.311 0.333
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.25 0.287 0.252
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.279 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.28 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.106 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.101 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.133 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.088 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.1 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.092 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.081 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.022 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.284 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.345 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.103 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.19 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.154 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

Healthcare Management Forum

The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History