Open Access Primary care Journals

A list of Open Access Primary care journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Primary care is day-to-day health care given by a health care provider

A journal article is 'open access' when there are no financial, legal or technical barriers to accessing it - that is to say when anyone can read, download, distribute, print, and search it.

Hopefully this list of Primary care Open Access journals will make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Primary care manuscript.
We made this list which includes all the high-impact factor Primary care journals that might be relevant to your field of study.Instead of displaying the most commonly known Primary care journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Primary care journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Primary care venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Primary care journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Primary care OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Primary care Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
OA family medicine2052-8922Open Access Publishing London91733.3
Journal of Primary Care & Community Health2150-1319SAGE1072587628Website
BMC Family Practice1471-2296Springer Nature26165399026.4Website
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine1557-2625American Board of Family Medicine24623548026.3Website
Family practice reports2056-5690Herbert Publications4925
Primary Health Care Research & Development1463-4236Cambridge University Press1407923925
Quality in primary care1479-10641001389024.6
Annals of Family Medicine1544-1709Annals of Family Medicine26527928524.6Website
European Journal of General Practice1381-4788Taylor & Francis15021144824.3Website
Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care0281-3432Taylor & Francis21843425223Website
South African Family Practice2078-6190AOSIS4714723722.4Website
Journal of innovation in health informatics2058-4555BCS Learning and Development596800220.1Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access refers to free access to information and unrestricted use of electronic resources for everyone. Any kind of digital content can be open access, from texts and data to software, audio, and video.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
If a journal has a relevance of “100”, that means that the journal is fully related to the concept it is listed under. If, on the other hand, a journal has a relevance of “0”, that means that the journal doesn’t have any relation to the topic it is listed under. So Nutrition might have a low relevance when included in Open Computer Science Journals
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations demonstrate how frequently publications from this journal are cited in other papers. We obtain this information via OpenAlex. Although the accuracy is questionable, it might nevertheless aid you in gaining an understanding of how prestigious a publication is overall.
Where can I find other lists like this one?
To search for more open journal lists under different topics, look on
How can I publish my paper on
Our focus at is to disseminate existing open access research papers. For this reason, we do not offer publishing services.
What is an APC?
In some cases, articles published in journals are made open access and freely available online, immediately upon publication. This is made usually made possible by an article-processing charge (APC) that covers the range of publishing services provided.
What are the different Open Access types?
Depending on the license, a research paper might be categorised as a) Gold Open Access, b) Hybrid Open Access, c) Green Open Access, d) Bronze Open Access, e) Diamond Open Access, or f) Black Open Access