Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Borneo Community Health Service (NEOTYCE) merupakan jurnal khusus bidang kesehatan yang diterbitkan oleh Fakultas Ilmu Kesehatan Universitas Borneo Tarakan yang berfokus pada hasil karya pengabdian masyarakat dibidang kesehatan. Jurnal telah terakreditasi SINTA 5 diterbitkan dua kali setahun di bulan Agustus dan Pebruari. Pengiriman artikel tidak dipungut biaya, kemudian artikel yang diterima akan diterbitkan secara online dan dapat diakses secara gratis.

Topik dari jurnal adalah hasil pengabdian masyarakat di bidang kesehatan yang meliputi : Keperawatan, kebidanan, kedokteran, kesehatan masyarakat, psikologi, gizi dan bidang kesehatan yang lain. 



Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Borneo Community Health Service Journal is the newest journal that concerns on health issues in Indonesia. It is published by Faculty of  Health Sciences Borneo Tarakan University. The  article submitted to this online journal will be reviewed by the reviewers who are competent in their field. In order to keep the objectivity during the process of review, double-blind peer review policy is applied. The language used in this journal is Indonesia. 

Manuscripts that have been submitted will be reviewed by the editor. The editor will decide whether the manuscript is appropriate to the scope and focus and appropriate for the reviewer. This initial activity usually takes a week.

Submissions that pass the initial review will be assigned to at least two reviewers (double-blind peer review). Based on the review editor will first make editorial decisions. There are three possible editorial decisions (1) the manuscript is accepted, (2) be amended and re-submit, or (3) is rejected. 

The time to reach a final decision depends on the number of reviews rotation, perceptive writer, etc. Typically, the time frame of delivery by an average of 2-5 months a final decision.

The total turn around time for publishing a manuscript depends (additionally to the factors mentioned above) on the submission date, the journal's publication schedule, authors' adherence to the publication guidelines etc. Reviewed and accepted submissions are published by Faculty of Health Sciences Borneo Tarakan University after 2-5 months on average


Open Access Policy

This journal "Borneo Community Health Service Journal" provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Plagiarism Policy

Manuscripts published in Borneo Community Health Service Journal must meet the provisions of being free from plagiarism. Therefore, manuscripts submitted to this journal will be checked for plagiarism using Unicheck: Plagiarism Checker. If at the initial examination the manuscript has a similarity greater than 30% (except citations and references) the manuscript will be automatically rejected and the manuscript review process will not continue. However, if it is less than 30%, the author will be asked to improve the similarity of the writing process and the manuscript will be processed to the next step. Check plagiarism using Turnitin

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