The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing


Print ISSN: 0022-0124
Online ISSN: 1938-2472

Nursing’s only journal of continuing competency for over 40 years

The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing is a monthly peer-reviewed journal publishing original articles on continuing nursing education that are directed toward continuing education and staff development professionals, nurse administrators, and nurse educators in all health care settings, for over 40 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Features including "Teaching Tips," "Administrative Angles," and "Leadership and Development"
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed 

  • Past Issue
  • January 2018
  • Volume 49 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

You Say Tomato, I Say Tomato—But It Isn't the Same

Patricia S. Yoder-Wise, RN, EdD, NEA-BC, ANEF, FAAN

Administrative Angles

Analyzing Gaps to Design Educational Interventions

Pamela S. Dickerson, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN; Jennifer Graebe, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Leadership and Development

Tips and Trends to Start the New Year

Michael R. Bleich, PhD, RN, FAAN

Teaching Tips
Original Article

Using Evidence to Prepare Non-Oncology Nurses for Cancer Survivor Care

Joan Such Lockhart, PhD, RN, CORLN, AOCN®, CNE, ANEF, FAAN; Melinda G. Oberleitner, DNS, RN; Toni L. Felice, PhD; Anna Vioral, PhD, MEd, RN, OCN®, BMTCN®

Original Article Free

What's in a Word? Understanding Terms in Continuing Nursing Education and Professional Development

Pamela S. Dickerson, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN; Amy Bernard, MS, BSN, RN-BC

Original Article
Original Article

Emergency Patient Handoffs: Identifying Essential Elements and Developing an Evidence-Based Training Tool

Andrew P. Reimer, PhD, RN, CFRN; Celeste M. Alfes, DNP, MSN, RN; Amanda S. Rowe, MSN, AGACNP-BC; Bianca M. Rodriguez-Fox, MSN, BSN, RN

Original Article

Substance Use Disorder: Efficacy of Educational Strategies in Delaware

Pamela C. Zickafoose, EdD, MSN, RN, NE-BC, CNE, FRE