About the Journal

The Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management (APJHM) is a peer reviewed journal for managers of organisations offering health and aged care services. It was launched as the official journal of the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM), a professional college of health service managers, in 2006. The details of the ownership and management of the journal can be found at Australasian College of Health Service Management 

Aims and Scope

The target audience is professionals with an interest in health and aged care services, research, management and policy development. The Governance and management of APJHM is jointly shared by published agreement between ACHSM and the Society of Health Administration Programs in Education (SHAPE).

The mission of the APJHM is to advance understanding of the management of health and aged care service organisations within the Asia Pacific region through the publication of empirical research, theoretical and conceptual developments and analysis and discussion of current management practices.

The APJHM aims to promote the discipline of health management throughout the region by:

  • facilitating transfer of knowledge among readers by widening the evidence base for management practices;
  • contributing to the professional development of health and aged care managers; and promoting ACHSM and the discipline to the wider community.

We welcome feedback and contact to the Editor in Chief at journal@achsm.org.au.

 *Print 1(1);2006 - 5(1);2010  Online 4(2);2009 - current

* ISSN 2204-3136 (online); ISSN 1833-3818 (print)