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
  • November 2003
  • Volume 29 · Issue 11

Irene R. Mortenson Burnside: Tribute to a Gerontological Pioneer, Colleague, Friend, and Teacher

Kathleen C Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN; Judith E Hertz, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):3-5

Innovations in Long-Term Care

Getting the Basics Right: Care Delivery in Nursing Homes

Marilyn J Rantz, PhD, RN, FAAN; Victoria Grando, PhD, RN; Vicki Conn, PHD, RN; Mary Zwygart-Staffacher, PhD, RN, BC, GNP, GCNS, FAAN; Lanis Hicks, PhD; Marcia Flesner, RN, PhD; Jill Scott, RN, PhD; Pam Manion, RN, MS; Donna Minner, RN, C, BSN; Rose Porter, RN, PhD; Meridean Maas, RN, PHD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):15-25

Media Reviews

Devolution and Aging Policy

Lisa Skemp Kelley, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):53


My Grandmother's Death

Betty Sylvest, DSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):56

Letters to the Editor

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):8

Evidence-Based Practice: Residency Program in Gerontological Nursing

Jane Hsiao-Chen Tang, MSN, RN; Marita G Titler, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):9

BedSAFE: A Bed Safety Project for Frail Older Adults

Stephanie B Hoffman, PhD; Gail Powell-Cope, PhD, ARNP; Leah MacClellan, MSPH; Kim Bero, MS, RKT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2003;29(11):34-42

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