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 2006
  • Volume 32 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

Get Your ACTivities Together: New CMS Regulations in Long-Term Care

Linda L. Buettner, PhD, CTRS, FGSA; Kathleen C. Buckwalter, RN, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):4

Letters to the Editor

Conflicting Views About Codependency (with reply)

Thomas M. Abernathy

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):7, 49

Evidence-Based Guideline

Promoting Spirituality in the Older Adult

Carol Gaskamp, PhD, RN; Rebecca Sutter, RN, MN, CS, DD(h); Marty Meraviglia, PhD, RN, CNS; Susan Adams, MSN, RN; Marita G. Titler, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):8-13

Innovations in Community-Based and Long-Term Care

Providing Quality Care in Assisted Living Facilities: Recommendations for Enhanced Staffing and Staff Training

Meridean L. Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Kathleen C. Buckwalter, RN, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):14-22

CE Article
Feature Article

Promoting Successful Cognitive Aging in Adults With HIV: Strategies for Intervention

David E. Vance, PhD, MGS; Joe W. Burrage, Jr., PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):34-41

The Shortened Food Expectations–Long-Term Care Questionnaire: Assessing Nursing Home Residents’ Satisfaction With Food and Food Service

Neva L. Crogan, PhD, APRN, BC, FNGNA; Bronwynne C. Evans, PhD, RN, CNS, FNGNA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):50-59


In Memoriam and Thanks

Dolores Alford, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(11):60

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