Jurnal Afiat is a peer review journal providing for original research relevant to nursing,  publishes the scientific works for nurse practitioners and researchers. The focus and scopes of the journal include adult nursing, emergency nursing, gerontological nursing, community nursing, mental health nursing, pediatric nursing, maternity nursing, nursing leadership and management, Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in nursing and education in nursing. The articles of this journal are published every six months, that is on Mey and November (2 issues per year), and developed by the, Faculty of Health, As-Syafi’iyah Islamic University.