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
  • August 2004
  • Volume 30 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial

Improving Mental Health for Ethnic Older Adults

Lin Zhan, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):3

Innovations in Long-Term Care

Postintervention Focus Groups

Betsy Kemeny, MS, CTRS; Iris F Boettcher, MD, CMD; Richard P DeShon, PhD; Alan B Stevens, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):4-9

Elder Care Supportive Interventions Protocol: Reducing Discomfort in Confused, Hospitalized Older Adults

Judy Miller, PhD, RN; Jane Campbell, MSN, RN; Katherine Moore, MSN, RN; Anna Schofield, MS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):10-18


Deborah L Finfgeld-Connett, PhD, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):30-37

Older Married Couples and Health Promotion: Joint Decision-Making Process for Long-Term Spouses

Cynthia A Padula, PhD, RN; Merrilyn McNatt, MS, APRN, FNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):38-46

Predictors of LIFE SATISFACTION: Perceptions of Older Community-Dwelling Adults

Martha Sparks, PhD, APRN; David Zehr, MSN, APRN; Brenda Painter, BSN, WHNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(8):47-53

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