Online Journal of Nursing Informatics

Powered by the HIMSS Foundation and the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community, the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics is a free, international, peer-reviewed publication that is published three times a year and supports all functional areas of nursing informatics. The journal was launched in 1996, with readership spanning over 49 countries.

Current Issue

View the most recent issue of the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI): Volume 25, Number 1 (Spring 2021).

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We welcome voluntary submissions on a rolling basis. Manuscripts must represent original, unpublished material and represent a functional area of nursing informatics practice. Letter of inquiries to the OJNI Editorial Team are welcome. There are no article submission charges nor article processing charges for this journal. Manuscripts undergo a double-blind, peer review and publication is based upon the reviews.

The Online Journal of Nursing Informatics is an open-access journal. All content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. 

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Current Archives

Volume 24, Number 3 (Fall 2020)

Volume 24, Number 2 (Summer 2020)

Volume 24, Number 1, (Winter 2020).

Volume 23, Number 3, (Fall 2019)

Volume 23, Number 2, (Summer 2019).

Volume 23, Number 1, (Winter 2019)

Past Editions/Archives

Volumes 1 – Current Archives

Meet the OJNI Editorial Team

Meet the editorial team behind the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics, a volunteer-led effort committed to enhancing nursing informatics knowledge for nurses working in diverse settings.

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Call for Peer Reviewers

OJNI is currently seeking experienced peer reviewers to review manuscripts. Get involved and join the OJNI team! 

Peer reviewer qualifications include:

  • Previous peer review/publication experience
  • Familiar with APA
  • Masters level education
  • Nursing Informatics expertise

If you are interested please provide a cover letter along with a writing sample to the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics.

Contact HIMSS Staff

Tammy Kwiatkoski, MBA
Director, Clinical Informatics, HIMSS

Trisha Pongco, CAHIMS
Program Manager, Clinical Informatics, HIMSS

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