Author Resources and Instructions

The Permanente Journal is a peer-reviewed journal of medical science, social science in medicine, and medical humanities. Free full-text access is available online. We welcome submissions from all disciplines related to medicine.

Before submitting a manuscript to The Permanente Journal, please review these instructions as well as the Manuscript Submission Instructions. Manuscripts should be submitted online at: https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/permj.

After reviewing both sets of instructions, if you have a question, you may send an Email to: permanente.journal@kp.org.

Here you will find:

Manuscript Preparation Instructions
Manuscript Submission Instructions

Forms required for submission:
Author's Form Kaiser Permanente, The Permanente Journal

A Checklist of materials needed for submission Kaiser Permanente, The Permanente Journal
Ethics statement

How to get help

If you have questions or concerns, there are two main avenues for assistance:

1) The Permanente Journal Editorial Office

Max McMillen at max.l.mcmillen@kp.org; 503-813-4387

2) The Help Desk of Manuscript Central/ScholarOne

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Author Resources

ICMJE – Recommendations for conduct and reporting of scholarly work are available from ICMJE at: http://www.icmje.org/

SQUIRE - Guidelines and resources for quality-improvement articles are available from SQUIRE at: http://squire-statement.org/

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