Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Geriatric nursing’s most trusted clinical journal for over 40 years

The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing clinically relevant original articles on the practice of gerontological nursing across the continuum of care in a variety of health care settings, for more than 40 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as::

• Sections including “Geropharmacology,” “Person-Centered Care,” “Public Policy,” and “Technology Innovations”
• Evidence-based practice guidelines published three times per year
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.016

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • February 2001
  • Volume 27 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

Quality in End-of-Life Care

Judith S Parnes, LCSW, CMC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):8-9


Mary Starke Harper "I Love Doing the Impossible"

Debra A Santo-Novak, DSN, RNC; Kathy R Grissom, MA, NHA; Richard E Powers, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):12-14


Aging is Like Farming

Pamela A Shuler, DNSc, CFNP, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):56


Kate Reeves, RN, MA, CHPN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):7


Meredith Wallace

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):10-11

Public Policy

Kathleen Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN; Mary S Harper, PHD, RN, FAAN; Jeanie Kayser-Jones, PhD, RN, FAAN; Meridean L Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Charlene Harrington, PhD, RN, FAAN; Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN; Sarah Greene Burger, RN, BSN, MPH; Carole P Jennings, PhD, RN; Martha Mohler, RN, MN, MHSA; Diane Carter, RN, MSN; Nancy Johnson, RN-C, BSN; Joan C Warden-Saunders, RN-C, BSN, FADONA; Barbara K Haight, RNC, DrPH, FAAN; Deborah Karas, RN - BC, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):15-16

RESEARCH-BASED PROTOCOL Management of Constipation

Marcia Hinrichs, MSN, RN, GNP; Jennifer Huseboe, MSN, RN, GNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):17-28

MSHAKE: A tool for Measuring Staff Knowledge Related to Geriatric Mental Health

Debra A Santo-Novak, DSN, RNC; Jeri W Duncan, PhD, RN; Kathy R Grissom, MA, NHA; Richard E Powers, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(2):29-35

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