Gema Bidan Indonesia is a health scientific journal in the field of midwifery covering women's health throughout the life cycle, child health, midwifery service management, and midwifery education management. This scientific journal publishes original research, literature reviews, perspectives, editorials, and case reports. Editorial Journals consist of professional organizations, professional education organizations, midwifery practitioners, and lecturers. This statement of the scientific code of ethics is a statement of all parties involved in the publication process of the Gema Bidan Indonesia including managers, editors, review partners, and authors. The statement of the code of ethics for scientific publications is based on the Regulation of the Head of the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) Number 5 of 2014 concerning the Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications. Three ethical values ​​in publications that are upheld in the code of ethics for scientific publications include:

  1. Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of publications;
  2. Justice, namely giving authorship rights to those who are entitled as authors;
  3. Honesty, which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism (DF2P).

The Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications guides Gema Bidan Indonesia managers, editors, peer reviewers, authors, in the scientific journal publication system to always comply with the ethical code, follow standards and accept responsibility for good scientific publication management practices.

Gema Bidan Indonesia Journal Manager

Have duties and responsibilities:

  1. Determine the name of the journal, scientific scope, periodicity, and accreditation if necessary.
  2. Determine the membership of the editorial board.
  3. Define the relationship between publishers, editors, review partners, and other parties.
  4. Appreciate things that are confidential, both for contributing researchers, authors, editors, and review partners.
  5. Implement norms and provisions regarding intellectual property rights, especially copyrights.
  6. Review the journal's policy and submit it to the authors, the editorial board, reviewers, and readers.
  7. Create behavioral code guidelines for editors and review partners.
  8. Publish journal regularly.
  9. Ensure the availability of funding sources for the sustainability of journal publications.
  10. Build a network of cooperation and marketing.

Gema Bidan Indonesia Journal Editor

Have duties and responsibilities:

  1. Meeting the needs of readers and authors/writers.
  2. Strive to improve the quality of publications on an ongoing basis.
  3. Implement processes to ensure the quality of published papers
  4. Prioritizing freedom of opinion objectively.
  5. Maintain the integrity of the author's academic track record.
  6. Submit corrections, clarifications, withdrawals, and apologies if necessary.
  7. Responsible for the style and format of the written work, while the content and all statements in the written work are the responsibility of the author.
  8. Actively solicit opinions from authors, readers, review partners, and members of the editorial board to improve the quality of publications.
  9. Encouraging an assessment of the journal when there are findings
  10. Support initiatives to reduce research and publication errors by asking authors to attach an ethical clearance form that has been approved by the Ethics Committee.
  11. Support initiatives to educate researchers about publication ethics
  12. Reviewing the effect of publication policies on the attitudes of authors and reviewers, and improving them to increase responsibility and minimize errors
  13. Have an open mind to new opinions or views of others that may conflict with personal opinions.
  14. Do not defend your own opinion, the author, or a third party that can lead to an unobjective decision.
  15. Encouraging writers to be able to make improvements to their writings so that they are worthy of publication.

Bestari Partner of Gema Bidan Indonesia

Have duties and responsibilities:

  1. Received an assignment from the editor to review the written work and submit the results of the study to the editor as material for determining the feasibility of a written work to be published.
  2. Papers are reviewed in a timely manner according to the style of the publication environment based on scientific principles (data collection methods, author's legality, conclusions, etc.).
  3. Review the written work that has been corrected in accordance with predetermined standards.
  4. Encouraging authors to make improvements to written works by providing criticism, suggestions, input, and recommendations.
  5. Maintain the privacy of the author by not disseminating the results of corrections, suggestions, and recommendations.
  6. Bestari partners may not review written works that involve themselves, either directly or indirectly.

Author/Writer of Gema Bidan Indonesia

Have duties and responsibilities:

  1. The author ensures that those who are included in the list of authors meet the criteria as authors.
  2. The author is collectively responsible for the work and content of the article including methods, analysis, calculations, and details.
  3. The author states the origin of the resources (including funding) either directly or indirectly.
  4. The author explains the limitations of the study.
  5. The author immediately responds to comments made by bestari partners in a professional and timely manner.
  6. The author informs the editor if he will withdraw his written work.
  7. The author respects if there is a request from the publisher not to publish the findings either in the form of interviews or through other media before being published by the publisher.
  8. The author informs the editor about (a number of) papers that are part of a phased, multi-disciplinary, and different perspective research.

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