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
  • January 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Special Focus: Exploring Everyday Decision-Making in Assisted Living

Sarah Forbes-Thompson, RN, PhD; Veronica F Rempusheski, RN, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):7-8

Media Reviews

Gray Areas: Ethnographic Encounters with Nursing Home Culture

Debra-Ann Press, RN, BSN, C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):40


A Decision for Sam

Theresa Gropelli, PhD, APRN, BC, NHA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):45-48

The Wheat Valley Assisted Living Culture: RITUALS AND RULES

Hasan Al Omari, RN, BS; Kelli Kramer, RN, MS; Carla Hronek, RN, MS; Veronica F Rempusheski, RN, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):9


Diane Kennedy, RN, MN; Eldonna Sylvia, RN, MSN, FNP; Wegdan Bani-Issa, RN, MSN; Wejdan Khater, RN, MSN; Sarah Forbes-Thompson, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):17-23

OSTEOPOROSIS: Health Beliefs and Barriers to Treatment in an Assisted Living Facility

Carolyn M Jachna, MD; Sarah Forbes-Thompson, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):24-30

Chronic Pain: Biomedical and Spiritual Approaches

Leo Uzych, JD, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):41

Improving Nursing Home Care of the Dying: A Training Manual for Nursing Home Staff

Kathy L Marlow, RN, MSN, ARNP, NP-C, CWOCN; Ben A Collins, PC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):41

CE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(1):42-43

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