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
  • March 2008
  • Volume 34 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

A Message to Baby Boomers: Take Good Care of Yourselves!

Mary Ann Pascucci, PhD, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):3


Elizabeth C. Clipp, PhD, RN, FAAN

Ruth Anderson, PhD, RN, FAAN; Eleanor McConnell, PhD, APRN, BC; Catherine Gilliss, DNSc, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):7-9

Public Policy

Policy Recommendations on the Prevention of Violence in Long-Term Care Facilities

Karen M. Robinson, DNS, APRN, BC, FAAN; Ruth M. Tappen, EdD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):10-14

CE Article

Predictors of Staff-Supportive Organizational Culture in Assisted Living

Elzbieta Sikorska-Simmons, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):15-23

Feature Article

CNA Empowerment: Effects on Job Performance and Work Attitudes

Cynthia M. Cready, PhD; Dale E. Yeatts, PhD; Melissa M. Gosdin, MA; Helen F. Potts, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):26-35

Craniosacral Still Point Technique: Exploring Its Effects in Individuals with Dementia

Linda A. Gerdner, PhD, RN; Laura K. Hart, PhD, RN; M. Bridget Zimmerman, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):36-45

Nurse Managers’ Perceptions of Quality of Life of Older Adults Living in Long-Stay Care in Ireland: Is It Time for a Bill of Rights?

Kathy Murphy, PhD, MSc, BA (Hons.), RNT, RGN, Dip. Nurs.; Eamon O’Shea, PhD, MSc, MA; Adeline Cooney, MMedSc (Nurs.), BNS, RGN, RNT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):47-55



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):46

Media Review

Happy Neuron Online Brain Games

Judith E. Moffett, MS, RN-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(3):56

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