THMT 2023 Call for Manuscripts is Open!

This year, Telehealth and Medicine Today (THMT) is challenging researchers, health systems, hospitals, tech leaders, frontline practitioners, and innovation pioneers, to demonstrate all the ways in which new technologies, modalities, and delivery models of care are changing the digital health landscape for consumers around the globe.

Caring for patients via remote pathways and monitoring is a large part of this challenge. Multidisciplinary collaboratives and coalition members including academia, public and private enterprise, and government organizations and institutions, should submit their findings, discuss challenges, present solutions, and impact on cost, to the journal for review.  

THMT editors seek high quality and novel research, including failed experiments, to share with a global ecosystem in a field that is changing care and wellness for consumers around the globe. Visit the editorial board here.

Journal statistics:

  • Desk Reject Rate 48%

  • Acceptance Rate  39%

  • Days to Accept  36

  • Average days to publication 56    

    • NEW: faster accepted author version posted online first, followed by production version of record - No Extra Charge

Suggested Topics

Topics include but are not limited to digital technologies, smart devices, and connected equipment that improve health, lower cost, increase access to, and promote better health through:

  • Artificial intelligence and smart technologies

  • Web3 technologies: real-time 3D (RT3D) augmented, virtual, mixed reality (AR/VR/MR) immersive experiences

  • Information governance & data protection

  • Wearable devices and health data across systems

  • Remote patient monitoring for chronic conditions, communication and counseling

  • Senior and home care intervention, recovery strategies & outcomes 

  • Patient portals and personal health apps

  • UX design, consumer loyalty & retention strategies

  • Patient and provider relationships

  • Provider-to- provider experiences

  • National infrastructure, regulation, rural care access

  • Frameworks redefining traditional roles of collaboration and reimbursement

  • Reducing health system costs

  • Workforce and crisis models

  • Workflow and business processes

  • Meeting and exceeding the quadruple aim

  • Low-income community strategies for success

  • Digital health solutions for persons with disabilities

  • Mental health and substance use digital and remote services 

  • Reimbursement, licensure, and provider practice standards 

  • Population health management

  • Failed experiments (APC is automatically waived for these submissions ONLY)

Advantages of publishing in Telehealth and Medicine Today  

  1. Fast and user-friendly submission portal

  2. Excellent customer service –calls and emails answered in detail within 24-48 hours

  3. 100% OPEN ACCESS - there are No Paywalls or limits to article access for maximum exposure and reuse by authors

  4. Read across 120 countries worldwide, with 65 -75,000 impressions/mo as per Google Analytics

  5. Video abstracts and Plain language summaries to amplify work

  6. NEW Transparent Peer Review (TPR) option

  7. High-quality peer review

Submission Portal

Submit your manuscript as early as possible to be tracked for the next quarterly issue. Manuscripts undergo full peer-review.

THMT is published quarterly online. Deadlines for quarterly issue submissions are:

  • March 1  | June 1  |  October 1 |  December 1  

Use the original research article below to model your manuscript:

Audience:   Viewership includes leaders from universities, hospitals, medical research centers, payors, researchers, medical directors, IT/IS, healthcare providers, nurses, consultants, service and platform providers, entrepreneurs and startups, pharmaceutical, device, pharmacy, NGO, government, and policy and regulators around the globe.

Note: APC applies unless your university or organization has a Publish and Read Agreement on file.

Waivers will be granted to lower-middle income countries as per the World Bank (details here).

THMT is indexed in

  • Scopus (Accepted May 2023)

  • ScienceOpen

  • Google Scholar

  • ProQuest Health & Medical Complete

  • ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Program

  • ProQuest Public Health

  • Unpaywall


  • Index Copernicus

  • PKP Metadata Harvester

  • Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER)

Telehealth and Medicine Today (THMT) is the open access international peer reviewed journal examining the value of telehealth and clinical automation, its use and scalable developments, clinical informatics, business process guidance, immersive patient experiences, market research, and the economic impact of digital health innovations in advancing value based care across the care continuum. Original research articles and reviews feature perspectives from multiple disciplines including medicine, technology, policy, economic, education, and social impact. Authors are encouraged to submit outcomes data to demonstrate real world cost efficiencies to enhance affordable, accessible, quality care through virtual and digital treatment modalities. 

posted December 2022